Parent Resources

Local resources:

The Arc of Greater Houston – special education resources and advocacy

Communities in Schools Houston

Navigate Life Texas – resources for special needs support in Texas

Houston Lighthouse – assisting blind and visually impaired in independent living

Living Hope Wheelchair Association

Big Kid Small City – activities & events for Houston families

Gish Picks – cultural events for Houston families and adults

Websites we recommend:

Books we recommend:

Child development and behavioral books

No Drama Discipline by Daniel J. Siegel MD and Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D.

Beyond Behaviors: Using Brain Science and Compassion to Understand and Solve Children’s Behavioral Challenges by Mona Delahooke, Ph.D.

The Child with Special Needs by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, PhD.

Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain by John J. Ratey, MD with Eric Hagerman.


Sensory processing books

Sensational Kids by Lucy Jane Miller, PhD., OTR

The Out-of-Sync Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz, M.A.


Yoga books

Yoga for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Dion E. Betts and Stacey W. Betts


Autism books

Engaging Austim by Stanley I. Greenspan, M.D. and Serena Wieder, PhD.


Articles we recommend:



Occupational therapy


Yoga articles


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