National Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

- Your Body Belongs to You by Cornelia Maude Spelman

- I Said No! A kid-to-kid guide to keeping your private parts private by Kimberly King

- The Right Touch: A Read-Aloud Story to Help Prevent Child Sexual Abuse by Sandy Kleven

- It’s My Body by Lory Britain

- Some Parts are Not for Sharing by Julie Federico

- My Body is Private by Linda Walvoord


ADDitude: Strategies and support for children with ADHD & LD

Children Adults & Children with ADHD (C.H.A.D.D)


The ADHD Warehouse

- The ADHD Checklist and The ADHD Book of Lists by Sandra Rief

- Putting on the Brakes and Putting on the Brakes Activity Book by P. Quinn

- Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary "Executive Skills" Approach to Helping Kids Reach Their Potential by Peg Dawson and Richard Guare

- Taking Charge of ADHD: The Complete Authoritative Guide for Parents by Russell Barkley

- The Survival Guide for Kids with ADD or ADHD by John Taylor

- The Gift of ADHD Activity Book: 101 Ways to Turn Your Child’s Problems into Strengths by Lara Honos-Webb

Delivered from Distraction by Hallowell and Ratey

- The ADD/ADHD Workbook for Parents: A Guide for Parents of Children Ages 2-12 with ADHD BY Harvey Parker


Child Anxiety Network

- Helping Your Anxious Child: A Step by Step Guide for Parents by R. Rapee, A. Wignall, S. Spence, & H. Lyneham

- What to Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid’s Guide to Overcoming Anxiety by D. Huebner

- When My Worries Get Too Big! A Relaxation Book for Children Who Live with Anxiety by Kari Dunn Buron


Arkansas Autism Network -Facebook page

-Online Support Group

Autism Education Network

Future Horizons Research Center

- The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome by Tony Attwood

- Navigating the Social World by Jeanette McAfee

- Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm

- A Parent's Guide to Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism by Sally Ozonoff, Geraldine, and James McPartland

- 1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and Raising Children with Autism or Asperger’s by Ellen Notbohm, Veronica Zysk, and Temple Grandin

- School Success for Kids with Asperger’s Syndrome: A Practical Guide for Parents and Teachers by Stephen Silverman and Rich Weinfeld

- All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome by Kathy Hoopman

- The Social Skills Picture Book Teaching Play, Emotion, and Communication to Children with Autism by Jed Baker

- No More Meltdowns by Jed Baker

- Realizing the College Dream with Autism or Asperger Syndrome: A Parent’s Guide to Student Success by Ann Palmer

- Jarvis Clutch: Social Spy by Mel Levine

- Raise Your Child’s Social IQ by Cathi Cohen

- The New Social Story Book by Carol Gray and Tony Attwood

- The Out-of-Sync Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz

- Raising a Sensory Smart Child: The Definitive Handbook for Helping your  Child with Sensory Processing Issues by Lindsey Biel and Nancy Peske

Educational Assistance

Do to Learn - Education and Behavior resources

Families and Advocates Partnership for Education

- Finding Help When Your Child is Struggling in School, by L. J. Greene

- Higher Functioning Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism: A Teacher’s Guide, by Fullerton, Stratton, Coyne, and Gray

Parenting and General Information

The Center for Effective Parenting

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Foundation for Children With Behavioral Challenges

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) Information

National Information Center for Children and Youth With Disabilities

Official Crayola Site - Free coloring pages, crafts, lesson plans, games, etc.


- 1,2,3, Magic Effective Discipline for Ages 2-12 by T. Phelan

- Your Defiant Child by Russell Barkley

- Your Defiant Teen by R. Barkley

- The Difficult Child by Stanley Turecki

- The Explosive Child by Ross Greene

- Cookies, Choices, and Kids (DVD) Gary Landereth

- Boundaries with Kids by Henry Cloud and John Townsend

- What to Do When You Grumble Too Much by Dawn Huebner

- How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by A. Faber & E. Mazlish

- Parenting with Love & Logic: Teaching Children Responsibility by F.Cline & J. Fay

- Boundaries with Teens: When to Say Yes, How to Say No by J. Townsend

- Stop Treating Me Like a Kid: Everyday Parenting: The 10-13 Year Old by R. Goldstein and J. Gallant

- Teen Tips—A Practical Survival Guide for Parents with Kids 11-19 by T. McMahon

- Positive Parenting Your Teens by Karen Renshaw Joslin

- My Teenager is Driving Me Crazy: A Guide to Getting You and Your Teen 

- Through These Difficult Years by Joyce Vedral

- Positive Discipline for Teenagers by Jane Nelson and Lynn Lott

- Parenting Teens in a Confusing Culture by Mark Gregston

- Parenting Your Out-of-Control Teenager: 7 Steps to Re-Establish Authority and Reclaim Love by Scott Sells

Bipolar Disorder

Juvenile Bipolar Research Foundation 

The Balanced Mind Parent Network 

- The Bipolar Child: The Definitive and Reassuring Guide to Childhood’s Most Misunderstood Disorder by Demitri Papolos

- What Works for Bipolar Kids: Help and Hope for Parents by M.Pavuluri & S. Resko

- The Bipolar Teen: What You Can Do to Help Your Child & Your Family by David Miklowitz and Elizabeth George



- Stop Picking On Me: A First Look at Bullying by Pat Thomas

- My Secret Bully by Trudy Ludwig

- Stand Up For Yourself and Your Friends: Quizzes and Questions to Help You Stand Strong Against Bullies by American Girl Publishers

- How to Handle Bullies, Teasers, & Other Meanies by K. Cohen-Posey and B. Lampe

- Protect Your Child From Bullies: Expert Advice to Help You Recognize, Prevent, and Stop Bullying Before Your Child Gets Hurt by A. Beane

- Making Your School Safe: Strategies to Protect Children and Promote Learning by Cohen and Devine

- Bullying Beyond the Schoolyard: Preventing and Responding to Cyberbullying by Hinduja & Patchin

- Words Can Hurt Forever: How to Protect Adolescents from Bullying, Harassment, and Emotional Violence by J. Garbino and Ellen de Lara


The Dougy Center: National Center for Grieving Children and Families 

- When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death by L. K. Brown & M. Brown

- Don’t Despair on Thursday’s! The Children’s Grief-Management Book by A. Moser


- Mind Over Mood by Dennis Greenberger and Christine Padesky

- Freeing Your Child of Negative Thinking by Tamar Chansky


Kids' Turn 

- Don’t Fall Apart on Saturdays! The Children’s Divorce Survival Book by A. Moser

- Dinosaurs Divorce by Laurie Krasny Brown

- Two Homes by Claire Masurel

- What in the World Do You Do When Your Parents Divorce? A Survival Guide for Kids by Kent Winchester and Roberta Beyer

- It's Not Your Fault, Koko Bear: A Read-Together Book for Parents and Young Children During Divorce by Vicki Lansky

- Mom's House, Dad's House for Kids: Feeling at Home in One Home or Two by Isolina Ricci

- Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of Divorce by Tamara Schmitz

Foster/Adopted Children

- The Connected Child by Purvis, Cross, and Sunshine


- Forgiveness resources for therapists and counselors 

Learning Disabilities and Dyslexia

- Dyslexia Checklist: A Practical Reference for Parents and Teachers by Sandra Rief and Judith Stern

- Overcoming Dyslexia: A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level by Sally Shaywitz M.D.

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

- The Gift of Dyslexia: Why Some of the Smartest People Can’t Read…and How

- They Can Learn by Ronald Davis and Eldon Braun

- The Don’t-Give-Up-Kid: and Leaning Disabilities by J. Gehret and M. LaDuca

- The Survival Guide for Kids with LD by Gary Fisher and Rhonda Cummings

- The Complete Learning Disabilities Handbook: Ready to Use Strategies & Activities for Teaching Students with LD by J. Harwell and R. Williams Jackson

- Learning Outside the Lines: Two Ivy League Students with Learning Disabilities and ADHD Give You the Tools for Academic Success and Educational Revolution by E. Hallowell, J. Mooney, and D. Cole


- Guiding the Gifted Child by James Webb and Stephanie Tolan

- Living with Intensity: Understanding the Sensitivity, Excitiblty, and the Emotional Development of Gifted Children Adolescents, and Adults by Susan Daniels and Michael Piechowski


- Don’t Pop Your Cork on Monday’s: The Children’s Anti-Stress Book by A. Moser

- Don’t Feed the Monster on Tuesday’s: The Children’s Self-Esteem Book by Adolph Moser

- Don’t Rant and Rave on Wednesday’s: The Children’s Anger Control Book by Adolph Moser

- How to Take the Grrr Out of Anger by Marjorie Lisovskis

- How Full is Your Bucket for Kids by Tom Rath, Mary Reckmeyer, and Maurie Manning

- The Angry Octopus: A Relaxation Story by Lori Lite and Max Stasuyk

- What to Do When Your Temper Flares by Dawn Huebner


- What to do When Your Brain Gets Stuck by Dawn Huebner

- Freeing Your Child from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder by Tamar Chansky

- Talking Back to OCD by John March

Substance Use Related Issues

Monitoring the Future Survey, National Institute on Drug Abuse 

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

At home urine drug testing information





Community Resources for various needs- Arkansas211.org