Social Skills Training for Children with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism

Social Skills Training for Children with Asperger Syndrome and High-Functioning Autism

Description

This practical, research-based guide provides a wealth of tools and strategies for implementing social skills training in school or clinical settings. Numerous case examples illustrate common social difficulties experienced by children with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and Asperger syndrome; the impact on peer relationships, school performance, and behavior; and how social skills training can help. Chapters delve into the nuts and bolts of teaching and reinforcing core skills in classroom, small-group, or individual contexts, emphasizing ways to tailor interventions to each individual's needs. Reproducible forms and worksheets can be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2"" x 11"" size.


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Details

Author(s)
Susan Williams White
Format
Paperback | 182 pages
Dimensions
152 x 229 x 20.32mm | 264g
Publication date
15 Jan 2014
Publisher
Guilford Publications
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
black & white tables, figures
ISBN10
1462515339
ISBN13
9781462515332
Bestsellers rank
299,944