National Institute of Mental HealthClick here for the link to the National Institute of Mental Health's website which focuses on child and adolescent mental health. This site offers information about various mental health issues that can affect our youth and where to get help.CHADD (Children and Adults with ADHD)Click here to learn more about ADHD. This website has helpful information about the diagnosis of ADHD as well as various treatments. Both parents and teachers may find this website useful.Autism Society of AmericaClick here to view the website for the Autism Society of America. This site contains information and support for families coping with Autism Spectrum Disorders.Temple GrandinClick here for the link to Temple Grandin's website. Temple, who has Autism, is a Doctor of Animal Science and Autism Advocate. I have had the opportunity to see her speak a few times. She offers incredible insight into her thinking, her sensory challenges, as well as her unique connection with animals.Oasis (Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support)Click here for this link. Although this website initially focused on resources specific to Asperger Syndrome, the site has joined with MAAP Services to offer resources about all Autism Spectrum Disorders. In addition to having news and articles on ASD, they offer different forums in which people can discuss a wide range of topics in the area of ASD. They also have a comprehensive online bookstore.
Last Modified on August 10, 2012