Reading Material

Here are some resources from the National Fragile X Foundation (NFXF) which may be of interest.


Understanding Fragile X Syndrome: A Guide for Families and Professionals Isabel Fernández Carvajal

Educating Children with Fragile X Syndrome: A Multi-Professional View – Denise Dew-Hughes

Understanding Fragile X Fragile X Association of Australia

Animation of Fragile X Syndrome

The NFXF special topics brochure series deal with individual issues such as toilet training, speech and language training, occupational therapy etc. in individual brochures.

Sensory Diet

Top 10 Things a Teacher Should Know About Fragile X Syndrome – Laurie Yankowitz, Ed.D.


Assessment in Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Behavioral Problems in Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)




Financial Resources for Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Fragile X-associated Primary Ovarian Insufficiency(2012-Oct)

Fragile X-associated Tremor-Ataxia Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Genetic Counseling and Family Support(2012-Oct)

Hyperarousal in Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Medications for Individuals with Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Physical Problems in FXS(2012-Oct)

Seizures in Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Sleep in Children with Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Toileting Issues in Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)

Use of Complementary and Alternative Therapies in the Treatment of Fragile X Syndrome(2012-Oct)