Recommended Books

Disclaimer: This list is not intended to be comprehensive of all books available about Down syndrome nor does the DSFA promote any therapy, treatment, institution, or professional system, etc. presented in any of the following books.

Education Reference Materials

  • They specialize in books regarding developmental disabilities, including Down syndrome.

  • Gross Motor Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

    By Patricia C. Winders

  • Fine Motor Skills in Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

    By Maryanne Bruni, BSc OT (C)

  • Early Communication Skills for Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

    By Libby Kumin, PhD, CCC-SLP

  • Classroom Language Skills for Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Teachers

    By Libby Kumin, PhD, CCC-SLP

  • Teaching Math to People with Down syndrome and Other Hands-On Learners: Book I: Basic Survival Skills

    By DeAnna Horstmeier, PhD

  • Teaching Reading to Children with Down Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Teachers

    By Patricia Logan Oelwei

  • Oral-Motor Exercises for Speech Clarity

    by Sara Rosenfeld Johnson, CCC-SLP

Financial Resources

  • Article By Charles Shartle.

    Charles is a current board member and parent of a child with Down syndrome. If you have additional questions please contact him directly.