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Rising to New Heights of Communication and Learning for Children with Autism [electronic resource] : The Definitive Guide to Using Alternative-Augmentative Communication, Visual Strategies, and Learning Supports at Home and School.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781849058377Publication details: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9780857003324
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Rising to New Heights of Communication and Learning for Children with Autism : The Definitive Guide to Using Alternative-Augmentative Communication, Visual Strategies, and Learning Supports at Home and SchoolDDC classification:
  • 371.94
LOC classification:
  • LC4717.5 .S67 2010
Online resources:
Contents:
Rising to New Heights of Communication and Learning for Children with Autism:The Definitive Guide to Using Alternative-Augmentative Communication, Visual Strategies, and Learning Supports at Home and; Introduction; PART I: Alternative-Augmentative Communication Methods; Chapter 1: Speech Generating Devices; Chapter 2: Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS); Chapter 3: Symbolic Language Systems; PART II: Strategies to Support Learning; Chapter 4: Visual Supports; Chapter 5: Social Stories; Chapter 6: Structured Environments; PART III: Resources; Chapter 7: Information on Related Topics
Appendix 1: National organizationsAppendix 2: Goals and Objectives; Index;
Summary: Children with pervasive developmental disorders often do not learn from conventional methods, which can result in social isolation, behavior problems, limitations in communication, and slow academic growth. Greater integration into home and school activities, improved behavior and academic success can be achieved using alternative-augmentative communication (AAC), and this book explains exactly how to make it happen. Exploring the various communication and intervention options available and offering straightforward techniques and strategies for using them effectively, this book clearly explain
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Rising to New Heights of Communication and Learning for Children with Autism:The Definitive Guide to Using Alternative-Augmentative Communication, Visual Strategies, and Learning Supports at Home and; Introduction; PART I: Alternative-Augmentative Communication Methods; Chapter 1: Speech Generating Devices; Chapter 2: Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS); Chapter 3: Symbolic Language Systems; PART II: Strategies to Support Learning; Chapter 4: Visual Supports; Chapter 5: Social Stories; Chapter 6: Structured Environments; PART III: Resources; Chapter 7: Information on Related Topics

Appendix 1: National organizationsAppendix 2: Goals and Objectives; Index;

Children with pervasive developmental disorders often do not learn from conventional methods, which can result in social isolation, behavior problems, limitations in communication, and slow academic growth. Greater integration into home and school activities, improved behavior and academic success can be achieved using alternative-augmentative communication (AAC), and this book explains exactly how to make it happen. Exploring the various communication and intervention options available and offering straightforward techniques and strategies for using them effectively, this book clearly explain