Dr. Heather MacKenzie

Reaching and Teaching Children with Autism and other Special Needs


The Autistic Child’s Guide to How to Behave

Heather Book

The Autistic Child’s Guide – Presenting spark*: Self-Regulation Program for Awareness and Resilience in Kids

Heather MacKenzie

Paperback (perfect bound): $49.95

2010, 21.6 cm x 27.9 cm /8.5 in x 11 in, 345 pp

ISBN: 978-0-9684466-6-9


NEW EDITION NOW AVAILABLE. Order below or through Amazon 

In the U.K., please purchase from Positive About Autism

In Canada, purchase from Parentbooks and Autism Awareness Center

In the U.S., purchase from Janelle Publications










Go to the spark* website


Watch an overview of spark*

Read a feature article on spark* in the May issue of Aukids magazine.

Find out why spark* was developed. Go to page 24 in the Canadian Child magazine.


Have a look at:

spark 2013 brochure

Sample spark lesson – Behavioral Self-regulation awareness of hand control

A sample chapter of The Autistic Childs Guide 2013 – Chapter 9

A sample spark* NEWSLETTER No. 1

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