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Recommended autism links
www.autismspeaks.org: Not sure if your child has autism or not? Watch the video glossary on this website to see side-by-side comparisons of how a typical child and a child with autism behaves during play.
www.ausm.org: The Autism Society of Minnesota's website, full of workshops, classes, available services, and events.
www.pieofmn.com: With a few locations in the Twin Cities, Partners in Excellence offers center-based autism therapy, focusing on Applied Verbal Behavior and Applied Behavior Analysis, along wih Occupational Therapy. It is one of a number of therapy options available.
www.autism.com: The premier site for biomedical treatment and the Defeat Autism Now (DAN!) protocol, this is great place for articles and to find a DAN! doctor in your area.
www.generationrescue.org: Their mantra is "autism is reversible." A parent-led organization for biomedical treatment information focused on recovering kids from autism, Jenny McCarthy and Jim Carrey are spokespeople for this organization. The site offers insight into important studies, theories and action steps.
www.talkaboutcuringautism.org: A must-stop for getting started on the autism journey, and getting cutting-edge information on the gluten-free/dairy free diet, biomedical treatment, vaccine information and more!
Books to get you started...
Louder Than Words by Jenny McCarthy
Mother Warriors by Jenny McCarthy
Healing and Preventing Autism by Jenny McCarthy and Dr. Jerry Kartzinel
The Autism Source Book by Karen Siff Exkorn
Facing Autism by Lynn M. Hamilton