Perspectives Counseling Centers
We are a private outpatient clinic, featuring over 35 educated and professional therapists of varied specialties and expertise — each graduate level trained, experienced and state licensed. No matter what your need, there is a caring, experienced therapist who can help.
Midwest Psychological Services
Midwest Psychological Services has built a reputation in Hudson as the most comprehensive counseling center you and your family can trust. You will get experienced and board-certified psychiatrists, therapists and counselors for children, teens and adults. Most insurance is accepted, […]
Advanced Psychiatry of Elgin
We strive to provide the highest quality of care to help patients make positive changes in their lives. We value, respect and embrace the uniqueness and diversity of all individuals. Our goal is to merge different treatment plans, and customize individual approaches according to each patient’s need.
Our goal is to change the future for all those that struggle with autism spectrum disorders. We are dedicated to funding global bio-medical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cure for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal […]
Louder Than Words
One morning, Jenny McCarthy was having a cup of coffee when she sensed something was wrong. She ran into her two-year-old son Evan’s room and found him seizing. In that moment, Jenny went from being the mother of an average toddler to being in the midst of a medical odyssey. Doctor after doctor misdiagnosed Evan.
Healing and Preventing Autism
For any child with challenges, early intervention is essential and parents need a plan that they can implement right away. Jenny McCarthy, one of the country’s leading autism advocates, has teamed up with top autism specialist Jerry Kartzinel, M.D., to offer a prescriptive guide to the healing therapies and treatments that have turned the lives…
Mother Warriors: A Nation of Parents Healing Autism Against All Odds
“As the companion to Louder Than Words, Jenny McCarthy’s next book will be a must-read for every parent of an autistic child and will share stories of hope and recovery from parents of autistic children around the country, as well as the next chapter in Jenny and her son Evans story.”
Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew
“Winner of an iParenting Media Award and Honorable Mention in the 2005 ForeWord Book of the Year Awards! Every parent, teacher, social worker, therapist, and physician should have this succinct and informative book in their back pocket. Framed with both humor and compassion…
1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’s
“Winner of a Silver medal in the Independent Publishers Book Awards and Learning Magazine‘s Teachers Choice Award, 1001 Great Ideas has been a treasured resource in the autism community since 2004. In this expanded second edition, Ellen Notbohm (best-selling author of the revolutionary…
Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Complete Guides
Based on nearly two decades of Chantal Sicile-Kira’s personal and professional experiences with individuals and families affected by this growing epidemic, Autism Spectrum Disorders explains all aspects of the condition, including: The causes of autism spectrum disorders
Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger’s
Ever since he was young, John Robison longed to connect with other people, but by the time he was a teenager, his odd habits—an inclination to avoid eye contact, dismantle radios, and dig five-foot holes (and stick his younger brother, Augusten Burroughs, in them) […]
Autism Life Skills: From Communication and Safety to Self-Esteem and More
From an award-winning author and advocate, Autism Life Skills presents a positive and empowering “bill of rights” for every person with autism, regardless of impairment level. With advice and reflections from autistic adults across the spectrum, as well as Sicile-Kira’s…
Autism Society of America
The Autism Society, the nation’s leading grassroots autism organization, exists to improve the lives of all affected by autism. We do this by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the spectrum, advocating for appropriate services.