Publication Date: September 2015
Autism: Attacking Social Interaction Problems: A Therapy Manual Targeting Social Skills in Children 10-12 is designed specifically for older children 10-12 year of age and includes 32 age appropriate lessons that allow the instructor the flexibility to select from 3-4 activities for each lesson. The AASIP program provides a comprehensive yet practical approach to teaching social communication skills across the life span to individuals with moderate to high functioning autism spectrum disorders and other disorders which result in social communication deficits. Children will enjoy engaging with their peers as they increase their confidence and learn how to become social communicators.
This user friendly workbook includes 8 chapters with 4 complete lessons in each. These lessons can be easily used in a school setting as well as other clinical settings. Included in this workbook are sample parent letters, teacher letters, weekly skill steps and/or social skills stories to reinforce the information as well as suggestions for extension activities.
The AASIP program offers three additional books for children ages 4-9, the teen years, and a pre-vocational training manual for individuals 17 years to adulthood.