Library Resource Description

Title: Teaching Children with Autism Strategies to Enhance Communication and Socialization
Media Type: Book
Category: Autism
Author: Quill, Kathleen Ann
Publisher: Delmar Publishers Inc
Most Recent Copyright Date: 1995
Status: Available

Complete Description

This valuable book describes teaching strategies and instructional adaptations which promote communication and socialization in children with autism. These strategies capitalize on the individual strengths and learning styles of the autistic child.

  • the only text devoted to the treatment of social communication impairments in autism and related disorders
  • the teaching methods presented address the unique cognitive, language and social needs of the child with autism
  • assessment and intervention guidelines are summarized within the appendices to assist the teacher in strategy implementation
  • each chapter includes a bibliography to provide additional resources on all topics