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Item Nr: B 95820 Title: Social Skills Groups for Children and Adolescents with Asperger's Syndrome: A Step-by-Step Program
Grade Lvl: T Author: Painter, Kim Kiker
Length: 172 Prod/Pub: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Copyright: 2006 Series:
Book Type: N Biographee:
Copies: 2 Loan Period: 14 days
 
  Social Skills Groups for Children and Adolescents with Asperger Syndrome is an empirically-grounded, ready-to-use curriculum for clinicians, teachers and other professionals wishing to lead social skills groups for children and adolescents with AS. It provides an introduction to AS and issues surrounding social skills, including diagnostic and assessment issues, the importance of good social skills, and treatment approaches. Photocopiable program consists of 10 core sessions and 13 supplementary sessions, which covers topics such as greetings, emotions, facial expressions, conversational skills and more. Each session contains an outline of the aims, the empirical basis of the skill being taught, step-by-step instructions for group leaders, and parent and teacher handouts.

  Subjects:
  1902 - ARL
  1872 - ASPERGER'S SYNDROME
  1471 - SOCIAL SKILLS
  1227 - SOCIALLY HANDICAPPED
  1465 - SPECIAL NEEDS STUDENTS/PERSONS