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Selected Books and Publications

 

General

Job Search Handbook for People With Disabilities: A Complete Career Planning and Job Search Guide, 3rd Ed - Daniel J. Ryan

Making Self-Employment Work for People with Disabilities -  Cary Griffin M.A. , David Hammis , Beth Keeton and Molly Sullivan

 

Autism Spectrum

How to Find Work that Works with People with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Gail Hawkins

Asperger's From the Inside Out: A Supportive and Practical Guide for Anyone with Asperger's Syndrome  - Michael John Carley

Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's  - John Elder Robison

Preparing for Life: The Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for Those with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome  - Jed Baker

Different, Not Less: Ultimate Success Stories from People with Autism and Asperger's - Temple Grandin  

Developing Talents: Careers for Individuals with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism  -  Temple Grandin & Kate Duffy

Worlds of Autism: Across the Spectrum of Neurological Difference - Joyce Davidson (Editor), Michael Orsini (Editor)

 

Learning Disabilities

The Power of Dyslexic Thinking: How a Learning (Dis)Ability Shaped Six Successful Careers - Robert W. Langston  

The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain -  Brock L. Eide and Fernette Eide

Adult ADHD: How to Overcome Common Challenges, Remain Incredibly Happy, and Have a Fulfilled Relationship and Career  -  Ruby Reiter  

Dealing with Dyscalculia: Sum Hope 2 - Steve Chin  

Taking Charge of Adult ADHD -  Russell A. Barkley

Your Life Can Be Better, Using Strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD - Douglas A. Puryear

 

Sensory

Self-Esteem and Adjusting With Blindness: The Process of Responding to Life's Demands - Dean W. Tuttle & Naomi R. Tuttle

The Blind Visionary: Practical Lessons for Meeting Challenges on the Way to a More Fulfilling Life and Career - Doug Eadie & Virginia Jacko

Blind Ambition: How to Envision Your Limitless Potential and Achieve the Success You Want -  Patricia Walsh

The Passionate Lives of Deaf and Hard of Hearing People  - by Karen Putz

 

Mental Health Disabilities

Steps to Employment: a workbook for people who have experienced mental health problems – CMHA

Mental Illness at Work: A manager's guide to identifying, managing and preventing psychological problems in the workplace - Adrian Furnham, Mary-Clare Race

Hanging In There: Job Retention by Persons with a Psychiatric Disability - CMHA