Visual Supports for People With Autism

Visual Supports for People With Autism

A Guide for Parents and Professionals

Book - 2016
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Visual supports, any pictorial, graphic, or scheduling aid, are excellent tools for teaching academic daily living, and self-help skills to people with autism. This reader-friendly and practical book shows teachers, parents, and service providers how to make low-tech visual supports, and offers strategies for using them.

The second edition includes expanded information about using visual supports with the youngest children, advice on fading supports, and updated photo examples of: activity schedules; calendars; charts; checklists & to-do lists; colour coding; flip books; graphic organizers; mnemonics; nametags; photo boards; Power Cards; scripts; Social Stories; and video modelling.

A new chapter even covers high-tech options for visual supports (iPads, smartphones, etc.) and how to choose appropriate ones, and particular features that are good for people with autism.

Publisher: Bethesda, MD :, Woodbine House,, [2016]
Edition: Second edition
ISBN: 9781606132159
1606132156
Call Number: 371.9 C6606v 2016
Characteristics: xiii, 212 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Gerhardt, Peter F. - Author

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