Autism Books - Nutrition & Diet

Nutrition and the picky eater can be a challenge for any parent. Good nutrition is vital to promote positive behavior, ability to attend, improve communication and general overall well being for children with autism. The book selections cover the range from cookbooks to implementation of a variety of diets including the Gluten Free Casein Free (GFCF) Diet .

Featured Book of the Week

Eating for Autism: The 10-Step Nutrition Plan to
Help Treat Your Child's Autism, Asperger's or ADHD



Elizabeth Strickland, MS, RD, LD
292 Pages
Autism Nutrition

The 10-Step Nutrition Plan to help treat your child Autism, Asperger's, or ADHD

Recommended Readings

Just Take A Bite
by Lori Ernsperger, Ph.D. and Tania Stegen-Hanson, OTR
236 pages. Parent friendly book providing developmental explanations for the challenges and delays in eating and effective strategies on how to get a child to eat.
Late Talker - What to Do If Your Child Isn't Talking Yet
by Marilyn C. Agin, M.D., Lisa F. Geng, and Malcom J. Nicholl
228 pages. While the book has a primary focus on the causes of speech delays, chapter 8 provides a very nice introduction into the value of nutritional supplements.