Special Needs Resources

Happy Children

If you are parenting a child with special needs and looking for additional resources, the library is here for you.  Click on the links below to view videos or find social stories that you can read or print at home.  We are constantly updating this page.  However, if you are looking for something specific, please feel free to email youthservices@ivpl.org.

Book Videos

Anger

simon and the big angry beasts.jpg

Anxiety, Performance

pilar's worries.jpg

Autism

all my stripes.jpg

Death/Grief

Memory Tree.jpg

Hanger

hangry ninja.jpg

Lying

dishonest ninja.jpg

Perfectionism

priscilla and the perfect storm.jpg

Stutter

i talk like a river.jpg

Anger

soda pop head.jpg

Arguing

i just don't like the sound of no.jpg

Anger

Anxiety

Sophie angry.jpg

Asking Questions

worry box.jpg

Attention

did you burp.jpg
this morning sam went to mars.jpg

Autism

uniquely wired.jpg

Courage

Death/Grief

memory box.jpg

Differences

its okay to be different.png

Families

family book.jpg

Fears

i'm not scared book.jpg

Hurt Feelings

Sophies Feelings.jpg

Hyperactivity

Interrupting

Striker Slow Down.jpg
my mouth is a volcano.jpg

Lying

Masks

Perfectionism

Lying up a Storm.jpg

Perserverance

little spot wears a mask.jpg

Personal Space

Perfect Ninja.jpg

Protests

sophie thinks she cant.jpg
personal space camp.jpg
sometimes people march.jpg

Trying New Things

Virtual School

be brave little penguin.jpg
little spot learns online.jpg

Social Stories

Creating a Social Story

Pencil

Blurting Out

Accepting No

no.png

COVID Testing

blurting out.png
covid testing.png

Death

Pet Urn

Halloween

trick or treat.png

Divorce

divorce.png

Holidays

holidays.png

Loud Noises

noise.png

Mask Wearing

Mask

Movie Theater

movies.png

Santa

santa.png

Virtual School

Laptop

New Foods

Food

Saying Hello

hello.png

Winter Break

winter.png

Anger

Autism

angry face.png

COVID Vaccine

covid vaccine.png

Fire Alarm

fire alarm.png

Hygiene/

Self-Care

hygiene.png

Masks on Others

Crowd with Masks
autism infinity symbol.png

COVID Stories

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Frustration

frustrated.png

Losing a Tooth

tooth.png

Mistakes

eraser.png

Protests, Capitol

capitol building.png

Protests, Race

protest.jpg

Thanksgiving

thanksgiving.png

Vaccines

vaccine.png