Accelerated Childhood Education, Inc.

New York City Department of Early Intervention approved Not-For-Profit Early Intervention Home-based Agency serving young children with Developmental and Language Delays and their Families in Queens, Staten Island and Nassau County

Questions about our program?

Call 516-767-7216

 

A Not For Profit Corporation

Resources

Both the families and the ACE staff are encouraged to participate in ongoing trainings on the methodology of Applied Behavioral Analysis. The ACE directors obtain supervisors and outside experts in the field to perform trainings for both the therapists and families on a continual basis. The Accelerated Childhood Education office also has an extensive lending library of books, CD’s, videos and teaching materials for our families to use on an as-needed basis. Below please see our recommended resource list, which includes:

  • Conferences
  • Audio, Video Tapes
  • Books
  • Catalogs and Publishers
  • Computers, Software, Educational tapes
  • Websites
  • Newsletters

Advocates for Families

Affiliations & Conferences

  • ASHA
  • Autism Society of America, ASA
  • AHA – Advocate for High Functioning Autism and Asperger
  • Alpine Learning Center
  • Child Mind Institute
  • Elija
  • Genesis School
  • NYFAC
  • New York State Association for Behavior Analysis, NYSABA
  • NYU Child Study Center – About Our Kids
  • PCDI – Princeton Child Development Institute
  • Rutgers University
  • Yale Study Center Conference

Social Skills Programs

Audio Tapes, Video Tapes, CD’s, DVD’s & Apps

  • Dr. James Paddington DVD – ABA Workshop Series
  • Model Me Kids Videos & Interactive Software:  Model Me Confidence, Model Me Friendship, etc. …………. ModelMeKids.com
  • ABA Videos – NYFAC Discrete Trial Teaching, Incidental Play Skills Teaching
  • Conference audiotapes and CD’s are available directly through the particular agency or association.
  • A variety of videotapes are available for purchasing or renting.
    T. Attwood, G. Latham, I. O. Lovaas, and Research Press, Co. are recommended sources.
  • Laureate Language CD’s (nouns, verbs, simple sentences)

Books

  • Preparing for Life / Jed Baker
  • Social Skills Picture Book for High School & Beyond / Jed Baker
  • The Way I See It / Temple Grandin
  • Social Skills Activity Book / Darlene Mariner
  • Hidden Curriculum One A Day Calendar / Brenda Smith Myles
  • No More Meltdowns / Jed Baker
  • The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome / Tony Attwood
  • Exploring Feelings / Tony Attwood
  • Social Skills Picture Books / Dr. Jed Baker
  • When Everybody Cares – Dr. Bobby Neuman
  • Thinking In Pictures – Temple Grandin
  • The Hidden Curriculum – Brenda Smith Myles
  • The Relationship Puzzle – Brenda Smith Myles
  • Difficult Moments – Brenda Smith Myles
  • Asperger Syndrome / Ami Klin
  • Asperger Syndrome / Richard Simpson
  • Autism and Asperger Syndrome / Uta Frith
  • A Parents Guide to Autism / Charles Hart
  • Visual Strategies for Improving Communications / Linda Hodgdon
  • Behavioral Interventions for Young Autistic Children/C. Maurice
  • Let Me Hear Your Voice – A Family’s Triumph Over Autism / C. Maurice
  • Decreasing Behaviors of Persons with Severe Mental Retardation and Autism/R.Foxx
  • Increasing Behaviors of Persons with Severe Mental Retardation and Autism /R.Foxx
  • Teaching Developmentally Disabled Children: The Me Book/ I. O. Lovaas
  • Social Skills Picture Books / Dr. Jed, Baker
  • Steps to Independence – A Skills Training Guide/ Brightman, Baker
  • Reaching the Autistic Child/ Martin Kosloff
  • Asperger Syndrome/ Tony Attwood
  • Keys to Parenting a Child with Autism
  • Positive Parenting / Dr. Glen Latham
  • Toilet Training Persons with Disabilities / Foxx
  • How to use Incidental Teaching / Hart & Risley
  • Preschool Issues in Autism / Eric Schopler
  • Social Skills in Our Schools / Michelle A. Dunn PHD
  • Solutions for Adults with Asperger Syndrome / Juaneta P. Lovett PHD

Catalogs and Publishers

  • ABC school supply: (800) 669-4222….website
  • Autism Asperger Publishing Company (877)277-8254
  • Autism Today (877) 928-8476
  • EAI Education (800) 770-8010
  • Future Horizons
  • Brookes Publishers
  • Different Roads to Learning: (800) 853-1057
  • Jessica Kingsley Publishers:  Bestselling books on autism and related conditions for parents, teachers, and professionals –  www.jkp.com
  • Lakeshore
  • Laureate: (800) 562-6801
  • Learn and Play: (800) 247-6106
  • Natural Learning Concepts (800)823-3430
  • New Horizons
  • Philadelphia and Wisconsin/National Autism Society: (301) 657 – 0881
  • Pro Ed: (512) 451-3246/800-897-3202
  • Research Press
  • Super Duper School Company: (800) 277 – 8737
  • Spectrum Training Systems, Inc.:  Online Autism Bookstore with Free Shipping – (920) 749-0332
  • Toys to Grow On: (800) 542-8338
  • Teaching Exceptional Children: (800) 224-6830

Computer Software & Educational Toys

  • Discovery Toys – View Website
  • Earobics
  • Jumpstart Toddler and Preschool Computer Programs
  • Laureate: First Nouns and First Verbs 800-562-6801
  • Lotto and Sound lotto games
  • Ravensburger games
  • Reader Rabbit Toddler and Preschool
  • Sesame Street Toddler and Preschool
  • Shape sorters
  • Toysrus.com/AutismSpeaks – View Website
  • Wooden and Interlocking Puzzles

Websites

Newsletters

Family Support

RECREATIONAL PROGRAMS

  • Autism Family Fun “Swim & Sail”……………………..(631) 772-8917 or (631) 664-0031 cell
  • CAMP KODIAK : A Place to Grow ………………….www.campkodiak.com
  • CAMP KULANU: Where Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities Thrive……..516.569.3083 X135
  • Circle of One Karate ……………………….. (631) 846-7867
  • The Family Center for Autism- Zumba Fitness …………….(516) 741-9000  www.thefamilycenterforautism.org
  • Gersh Academy at West Hills Day Camp – Summer 2011 ……..(631) 385-3342
  • Hooves for Hope ……………………………….(631) 805-0776
  • Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort ……………(413) 738-5500
  • Life’s WORC Mommy & Me Music classes………………………………(516) 741-9000 Ext. 253
  • Life’s WORC, Queens Village, NY
    Recreation program for children with disabilities age 5-12 years old…….(516) 741-9000 Ext.271
    Teen Adventure Connection – Weekend Recreation Program on Saturdays twice per month….(516) 741-9000 Ext.271
  • Mount Snow – Ability Plusonline …………(802) 464-1100
  • NYFAC ………………………………………………..(718) 641-3441
  • Pal-O-Mine Equestrian ……………………….(631) 348-1389
  • Parent Resouce Center …………………….. (516) 767-3808
  • QSAC: Saturday Recreation Program, Weekend Respite Program……..(718) 7-AUTISM
  • Samuel Field Y: Weekday Afterschool Program for Preschool Children with Developmental Disabilities …………………………………… (718) 225-6750
  • Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center……………..(516) 484-1545 or www.sjjcc.org
  • Smuggler’s Notch Resort …………………… (800) 419-4615
  • SNACK: Special Needs Activity Center for Kids – ages 3-18………………..(212) 439-9996 or www.snacknyc.com
  • Soccer Rockets …………………………………… (718) 479-1680
  • SUPER SOCCER STARS SPECIAL NEEDS………….(212) 877-7171
  • Surfers Healing ……………………………………..View Website
  • Windham Ski – Adaptive Sports Foundation …..(518) 734-5070
  • YAI Aurism Center: Ballet and Yoga Group …….. (212) 273-6182
  • YAI Mainstreaming at Camp (MAC) ……………. (212) 273-6658

 

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DISCLAIMER

The resources on the Resource List are offered to assist parents, guardians, etc. in identifying resources, doctors and professionals suitable for their particular situation. The qualifications of resources, doctors and professionals listed, and the information provided, is not verified or validated by ACE in any way. Parents and guardians utilizing this Resource List are urged to take reasonable steps to verify the qualifications of any resources, doctor or professional. Neither ACE, nor any of its officers, employees or agents make any warranty, express or implied, or assumes any liability or responsibility, for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of the information contained in the Resource List or the quality of the services provided.