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Tuesday 02 Sep 2014

February 2011 – Social Skills Month in Review


Thank you so much to all our community members who visited the site, submitted questions and participated in our conversation about teaching social skills to individuals with autism. This is such a large topic and we will revisit it throughout the year. Here is a review of everything we talked about this month:

Levels of Social Participation by Stephanie Williams, MS CCC-SLP

Social Stories for Students with Autism by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

Social Skills, Support Groups and Summer Camps by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

New TeachTown Social Skills Curriculum by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

Supporting Play Activities for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Stephanie Williams, MS CCC-SLP

Using Social Scripts to Teach Social Skills by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

Rethink Autism – Free Tip about Teaching Social Skills by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

Photos – Beyond Vocabulary by Kristin Whitfield, MS, CCC-SLP

Teaching and Supporting Social Skills at School by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

Using PRT to Teach Social Skills by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

The Social Thinking – Social Communication Profile by Abby Twyman, M.Ed., BCBA

This month we also welcomed a new guest blogger: Daphne Plump from CARD

Stay tuned to the site for our wonderful theme this month: Common Interventions for Individuals with Autism. We will be featuring a variety of ABA-based interventions and interventions which utilize the use of AAC systems. Please send in any questions or comment you have to info@autism-community.com. You can also submit your personal story about using ABA-based interventions in a home or school program.