What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? It is rather ridiculous to assume the adults pictured actually have autism. And NO the vaccine connections has NOT been ruled out. In fact the studies that are cited to "prove" vaccines are not linked to autism have been discredited. Link here: http://www.ageofautism.com/2009/04/fourteen-studies-only-if-you-never-read-them.html
WOW! What an amazing find if you teach a social skills lesson, and it is FREE!!! This social skills kit for children with ASD's has 40 problem scenarios, play money, and a PowerPoint option when you are working with larger groups or classes. Download this amazing resource at: http://autismteachingstrategies.com/autism-strategies/fix-the-problem-social-skills-game-free-download/
Auditory processing disorder is not a condition that affects the ability to hear. Instead, it affects the brain's ability to process what has been heard. Kids with APD often appear to be forgetful or even confused, among other symptoms.
Social Skills Printables for Students with Autism & Similar Special Needs
This behavior chart is great for students to use a hands on method, as well as individualized choice to decide what he or she would like to work on. Four items is a reasonable number, in which students can make significant improvement without feeling like they are trying to focus on too many things at once.
Everyone is different. With Autism & SPD personalities, individuals can be outside of what today's rigid societies called the norm. Instead of fighting these characteristics - Complement them on what matters to them. Be curious and let them show you how they see the world. You'll be amazed at what you learn!
Whoa...complicated. Level 3 is fine. Level 1 and 2 can be used as strikes for breaking basic rules, each with own consequences.
What is Task Analysis?
Task Analysis is an Evidence Based Practice for Autism. I use task analysis to teach sequential skills to the students in my Special Education classroom. Come read about how I use Task Analysis for teaching all kinds of skill.