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Dr. Stephen Shore's Bio

Diagnosed with "Atypical Development and strong autistic tendencies" and "too sick" for outpatient treatment Dr. Shore was recommended for institutionalization. Nonverbal until four, and with much support from his parents, teachers, wife, and others, Stephen is now a professor at Adelphi University where his research focuses on matching best practice to the needs of people with autism.

In addition to working with children and talking about life on the autism spectrum, Stephen presents and consults internationally on adult issues pertinent to education, relationships, employment, advocacy, and disclosure as discussed in his books Beyond the Wall: Personal Experiences with Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Ask and Tell: Self-advocacy and Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum, the critically acclaimed Understanding Autism for Dummies, and the newly released DVD Living along the Autism Spectrum: What it means to have Autism or Asperger Syndrome.

President emeritus of the Asperger's Association of New England and former board member of the Autism Society, Dr. Shore serves in the Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee, Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association, and other autism related organizations.

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Articles by Stephen Shore

Dating, Marriage, and Autism

Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum: Working Towards a Better Mutual Understanding

Life on and Slightly to the Right of the Autism Spectrum: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT

The Irish Times article: One man’s story reveals the dangers
of not fully understanding autism

The Language of Music: Working with children on the Autism spectrum


Focus On Autism: Perception

Asperger's Confounds Colleges

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Books by Stephen Shore

Ask and Tell: Self-Advocacy and Disclosure for People on the Autism Spectrum

Edited by Stephen Shore, Ask and Tell aims to help people with autism effectively self-advocate in their pursuit of independent, productive, and fulfilling lives.

Beyond the Wall: Personal Experiences with Autism and Asperger Syndrome

This honest, courageous book, written by a person with high-functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome, offers so much more than the traditional autobiography.

Autism for Dummies

From within the autism spectrum, Stephen Shore joins forces with veteran writer Linda Rastelli to write the long overdue Understanding Autism for Dummies as part of the acclaimed Wiley For Dummies series.

Living Along the Autism Spectrum - What Does It Mean to Have Autism or Asperger Syndrome?

This long-awaited DVD brings the viewer into a frank dialogue between two individuals whose lives have been deeply impacted by autism spectrum disorders

The Official Autism 101 Manual

The ultimate resource for understanding and responding to autism as a parent or a professional.

Autism Tomorrow

A comprehensive resource that provides support for your child’s smooth transition into adulthood.
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