When you arrive at metal tag page,
click on
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You will find list of shapes and slider sizes.

Small Slider tag for shoe laces or ?
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Medium Slider tag
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Large Slider tag
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Autism Internet Resources
A good starting point is
which will guide you through many good and bad websites.
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1. National Centers
a.  National Institutes of Mental Health  (NIMH)
NIMH Pages about Autism
Autism Spectrum Disorders (Pervasive Developmental Disorders)

b.  Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)     
c.  Autism Society of America.  www.autism-society.org
d.  National Alliance for Autism Research.http://www.autismspeaks.org/naar_history.php
e.   Autism Screening Kit and Strategies.  www.firstsigns.org
f.    Autism Resources.  www.autism-resources.com  
g.  Treating Autism http://www.autismspeaks.org/treatment/index.php
h.  American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement and Technical Report
Identification and Evaluation of Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders

2.  National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)
http://www.nichcy.org  (Home page, with various links)
b.  Autism Fact Sheet
c.   Alphabetical list of State Resource Sheets

3.  Centers for Disease Control  
a.  Autism resources
b.  Vaccine Information

4.  TEACCH Center  http://www.teacch.com,   www.unc.edu/depts/teacch
a.  http://www.teacch.com/teacch_i.htm  (Medical aspects of Autism and related
Educational approaches for Autism  http://www.teacch.com/whatis.html
c.  http://www.teacch.com/teacchco.htm  (Communication Approaches for Autism)
d.  http://www.teacch.com/teacch_i.htm  (Family Reference Guide)
Home Teaching Kit Level 1 Home Teaching Kit Level 2
5.  Yale Child Study Clinic:
a. General Info about Autism/PDD
b. Publications
c. National Organizations

6.  State Autism Resources
a.  Home page & various program links
b.  Autism Best Practice Guidelines    
7.   Illinois Autism Resources
a.  Autism Society of Illinois
State of IL
Autism Resources   MISSOURI
Autism Center,University of Missouri Health Care,Children's Hospital, One Hospital Drive,
Columbia, MO  65212   573-884-1871

8.   New York State Department of Health  

9.  At Health Mental Health website
a.  30NOV01:
http://www.athealth.com/Practitioner/Newsletter/FPN_5_23.html  (8 links)
b.  03DEC99
http://www.athealth.com/Practitioner/Newsletter/FPN_3_45.html  (10 links)

10. Other teaching resource:  

Book Resources         
 Autism Handbook for Parents: Facts and Strategies for Parenting Success
by Janice Janzen  Publish Date 03/01/2009
Understanding the Nature of Autism: A Practical Guide / Edition 1
by Janice E. Janzen   Publish Date January 1998

2.  Emergence, Labeled Autistic: A True Story by Temple Grandin,Margaret M. Scariano 09/28/1996
Temple Grandin  DVD Release Date: 08/17/2010
3.  Thinking In Pictures: My Life with Autism by Temple Grandin  expanded tie-in edition01/26/2010
The Way I See It: A Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's by Temple Grandin 03/20/2011  

Bright Not Broken: Gifted Kids, ADHD, and Autism  09/13/2011
by Diane M. Kennedy, Rebecca S. Banks, Temple Grandin

Unwritten Rules of Social Relationships: Understanding and Managing
Social Challenges for those with Asperger's/Austism
by Temple Grandin, Sean Barron, Veronica Zysk December 2004     

The Neurobiology of Autism by Margaret L. Bauman,Thomas L. Kemper (Editor) 03/15/2006

5.  Parent Survival Manual:A Guide to Crisis Resolution in Autism and Related                   
Developmental Disorders by Eric Schopler, Ph.D.

6.  Teaching Children with Autism,Strategies to Enhance Communication and Socialization  
by Kathleen Quill
text about autism for the professional speech therapist.

7.  Educating Children with Autism  10/11/2001
by Committee on Educational Interventions for Children with Autism,National Research Council,
Catherine Lord (Editor),James P. McGee

8.  Ten (10) Things That Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew  Ellen Notbohm

Children with Autism: A Parent's Guide  by Michael Powers Psy D. 2009

Developed by:  Mark A. Daeley, M.D.    12 Nov 02                  Revised by:  Charles Morton, MD 15 Feb 2007
Developmental Pediatrics                                                         Developmental Pediatrics

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Asperger Syndrome Resource Guide

Internet Resources
Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support Website (O.A.S.I.S.)
a.  Papers and Articles & Education links very helpful
b. TONY ATTWOOD Answers Some Common Questions About Asperger Syndrome
c.  Multimedia Connections: A Case Study of A Child With Asperger's Syndrome
by Anthony R. Forder, ME.d
d. Teacher Guides
Understanding the Student With Asperger's Syndrome: Guidelines for Teachers

2.  National Autistic Society [United Kingdom] (Surrey Branch)
a.  Home page & search engine http://www.mugsy.org  
http://www.mugsy.org/wing2.htm  (Lorna Wing’s article)
http://www.mugsy.org/bishop.htm  (D.V.M. Bishop’s article)

3.  TEACCH Center:  

4.  National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities (NICHCY)

a.  Home page, with various links
b.  PDD Fact Sheet, with Asperger’s Info
c.  Alphabetical list of State Resource Sheets

5.  Yale Child Study Clinic:

a. General Info about Autism/PDD

b.  General Info about Asperger’s

c.  Assessment and Diagnosis Guidelines

d.  Treatment and Intervention Guidelines
e. General Information About Pervasive Developmental Disorders
f.   National Organizations

Book Resources

1.  The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome by Tony Attwood
Pub. Date: May 2008    Publisher: Kingsley, Jessica Publishers        ISBN-13: 9781843106692

2.   A Parent's Guide to Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning  Autism:
How to Meet the Challenges and Help your Child Thrive.
by Sally Ozonoff,   Geraldine Dawson, James McPartland  Publication date: 6/20/2002  ISBN-13: 9781572305311

3.  The Oasis Guide to Asperger Syndrome: Advice, Support, Insight, and Inspiration
by Patricia Romanowski Bashe, M.S. Ed, Barbara L. Kirby,Simon Baron-Cohen (Foreword by) 03/29/2005

4.  Navigating the Social World: A Curriculum for Educating Indiviuals with Asperger's    
Syndrome and High Functioning Autism by Jeanette McAfee M.D.  01/28/2002

5.  Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome by Luke Jackson  Published August 2002

6.  Asperger Syndrome and Your Child: A Parent's Guide by Michael D. Powers,Janet Poland 09/2003

7.  Kids in the Syndrome Mix of ADHD, LD, Asperger's, Tourette's, Bipolar, and More!
by Martin L. Kutscher, Robert R. Wolff, Tony Attwood,  03/15/2007

8.  Through My Eyes: A Life With Asperger's  by Quinn Koeneman  March 28, 2007

This list was Developed by:  Mark A. Daeley, M.D.    12Nov02                          
Revised by:  Charles Morton, MD 15 May 2007
Developmental Pediatrics    
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