Short Film: Sensory Overload

Snowcake (2006)

Temple Grandin (2010)


OAR – Organisation for Autism Research
Very useful information for teachers (and this can work as a guide to parents with what sort of help to ask for in schools)

Altogether Autism

ADHD Association NZ

The Dyspraxia Support Group of New Zealand

Parent to Parent

Autism NZ

Sticks and Stones

Sleep Help For those Diagnosed with ASD



Scattered – How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What you can do about it (Text Book)
Gabor Mate

Every Day With ADHD (Text book)
Kerry Cooney

Look Me in the Eye – My life with aspergers (Biography)
John Elder Robison

Autism and the Edges of the Known World: Sensitivities, Language and the Constructed Reality (Text Book)
Olga Bogdashina 

Uniquely Human – A Different Way of Seeing Autism (Text Book)
Barry M. Prizant

The Autistic Brain (Text book)
Temple Grandin 

Thinking in Pictures – My life with Autism (Biography)
Temple Grandin

Aspergers Syndrome – A guide for parents and professionals (Text book)
Tony Attwood

Sensational Kids – Hope and Help for children with sensory processing disorder (Text book)
Lucy Jane Millar, Ph.D.,OTR

Sensory Integration and the child (Text book)
A.Jean Ayres, Ph.D

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Novel)
Mark Haddon

Black Sails White Rabbits an Honest Account of Being Bi Polar ( autobiography)
Kevin A. Hall 

Neurotribes – How to think smarter about people who think differently. (Text Book)
Steve Silberman 

Switched On – The Emerging Science of Neuro Stimulation (auto biography)
Jon Elder Robison

Life Space Crisis Intervention – Talking with Students in Conflict (text book)
Nicholas j Long, Mary M Wood, Frank A Fecuser 

The Guide to Good Mental Health on the Autistic Spectrum (text book)
Jeanette Purkis, Dr Emma Goodall and Dr Jane Nugent