Personal Experiences of Autism and ABA

This book relates the personal experience of ABA from the perspective of a parent of a child with autism.

Let Me Hear Your Voice
Maurice, Catherine
Robert Hale, London (1993)

Treatment and Education Manuals

The following are manuals for those undertaking an intensive behavioural programme; packed with practical information on early intervention based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis.

Behavioural Intervention for Young Children with Autism – A Manual for Parents and Professionals
Maurice, Catherine

A Work in Progress: Behavior Management Strategies & A Curriculum for Intensive Behavioral Treatment of Autism
Ron, Ph.D. Leaf, John McEachin, Jaisom D. Harsh

Teaching Individuals with Developmental Delays: Basic Intervention Techniques
Lovaas, O Ivar

Teach Me Language, A Manual for Children with Autism, Aspergers Syndrome and Related  Developmental Disorders
By Freeman, Sabrina and Dake, Lorelei
Different Roads to Learning (1997),

Note: This is designed for school age children and targets social language, general knowledge, grammar and syntax, functional knowledge, written expression and language-based academic concepts.

General ABA Information

The following books give either more general information about ABA principles and techniques or focus on specific areas.

Applied Behaviour Analysis and Autism: Building a Future Together
Mickey Keenan (Editor), Mary Henderson (Editor), Ken P. Kerr (Editor), Karola Dillenburger (Editor), Gina Green (Foreword)

Steps to Independence, Teaching Everyday Skills to Children with Special Needs
Baker, Bruce & Brightman
Paul H Brookes Publishing Co

Covers toilet training, play, self-help skills, etc; provides task analysis for many skills.

Teaching Children with Autism: Strategies for Initiating Positive Interactions and
Improving Learning Opportunities
Koegel, Robert & Koegel, Lynn Kern
Paul H Brookes Publishing Co.

An overview of behaviourally orientated teaching techniques

ABA Theory

Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis: An Introduction to ABA for Parents, Teachers and Other Professionals
By Albert J. Kearney (Author)

Web Sources

Research Autism (Behavioural Interventions and Autism)

Wikipedia (ABA section)