Woodbine House Publishing was a Site of the Month for families and professionals in July 2005 at the Special Needs Children website at BellaOnline.com. It remains an excellent resource for books about raising and educating children with Down syndrome, autism, and other developmental disabilities, as well as children with learning disabilities or other special needs. Woodbine House books are wonderful resources for educators as well as families and have been given to public libraries as well as collected in parent support group libraries in the United States and around the world. Some titles are available in Spanish.
Recent and soon-to-be-available books include titles like: When Down Syndrome and Autism Intersect; Lucky Dogs, Lost Hats, and Dating Don'ts; Body Talk: Teaching Students with Disabilities about Body Language; Try Reading Again; The Boys' Guide to Growing Up; Feeding Your Child with Autism; and Moving Out: A Family Guide to Residential Planning
A great attribute that many appreciate are the wonderful pictures of children with disabilities found in Woodbine House Publishing products. They are known for giving attention to and celebrating diversity and inclusion. Excerpts from books published by Woodbine House can be found at their website.
QUESTION & ANSWER Exchange
on Mental & Physical Health Issues
with Dennis McGuire, Ph.D., & Brian Chicoine, M.D.,
authors of Mental Wellness in Adults with Down Syndrome
Chapter 9 on The Groove and Flexibility!
Chapter 1: The Guide to Good Health for Teens & Adults with Down Syndrome PDF
Dennis McGuire, Ph.D., & Brian Chicoine, M.D.
FAQ from Terri Couwenhoven, M.S., based on her book,
Teaching Children with Down Syndrome about Their Bodies,
Boundaries, and Sexuality (Woodbine House, 2007)
They celebrated their twentieth year in 2005 with favorite stand-bys and new additions to their full catalog and The Special-Needs Collection.
The First 18 Months
(available in both video and DVD)
Healthcare for Children on the Autism Spectrum
A Guide to Medical, Nutritional, and Behavioral Issues
The New Language of Toys
Teaching Communication Skills to Children with Special Needs
A Guide for Parents and Teachers
Helping Your Teenager Beat Depression
A Problem-Solving Approach for Families
Browse at your local bookstore, public library, art store or online retailer for books from Woodbine House Publishers like Healthcare for Children on the Autism Spectrum: A Guide to Medical, Nutritional, and Behavioral Issues (Topics in Autism).
CD-ROM & Audio CD
Topics in Autism
Topics in Down Syndrome
SPECIAL NEEDS TOPICS
ADD & ADHD
Apraxia of Speech
Literacy & Reading
Puberty & Sexuality