Playing It Right! Social Skills Activities for Parents and Teachers of Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Including Asperger Syndrome and Autism
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- Publication Date:
- February 8, 2006
- Print Length:
- 101 pages
Play is important to developing life skills. After all, the social world is very complex, and children with autism spectrum disorder need basic tools to help them succeed in making friends and communicating effectively.
Playing It Right! Social Skills Activities for Parents and Teachers of Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, Including Asperger Syndrome and Autism contains a series of activities designed to help children on the autism spectrum develop basic social skills by focusing on elements of social interaction in a variety of settings - home, preschool, and kindergarten and elementary school. The book is intended for use by parents, teachers, and others working with young children of varying ages.
The appendix includes materials such as reward cards, schedules, choice boards, and worksheet templates.
The first hands-on how-to manual I've ever read that provides practical solutions to enhancing development with children with autistic disorders. --Dr. Rick Jarman, behavioral and developmental pediatrician
I am extremely impressed with the knowledge and quality of the programs in PLAYING IT RIGHT! and recommend this book to both parents and teachers. --Dr. Tony Attwood, author and autism expert