Teaching Children with Autism: Strategies to Enhance Communication and Socialization

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Kathleen Ann Quill
Cengage Learning, 1995 - Education - 315 pages
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This book describes teaching strategies and instructional adaptations which promote communication and socialization in children with autism. It offers specific strategies that capitalize on the individual strengths and learning styles of the autistic child.
  

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Great work! this books gives a clear picture about the communication and social issues of children with autism and the ways to handle these issues.Thanks to Kathleen and Carl!

Contents

Perspectives on Autism
3
Perspectives on Autism
9
An Autobiography
33
What Parents Want
53
Communication Enhancement
71
Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Children Who Use Echolalia
105
Methods to Enhance Communication in Verbal Children
133
Enhancing Childrens SocialCommunicative Interactions
163
Promoting Socialization
191
Teaching Children with Autism to Read Social Situations
219
Environmental Supports to Develop Flexibility and Independence
243
Solving SocialBehavioral Problems through the Use of Visually Supported
265
A System to Teach SelfControl
287
Index
307
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About the author (1995)

Kathleen Ann Quill, Ed.D, is the author of numerous articles on autism and language development.

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