Anger Management Skills (Worksheet) | Therapist Aid
Give your clients a handy list of Anger Management Skills that they can refer to as needed. The techniques covered in this...
FREE Life Skills Program Planner For Individuals On The Autism Spectrum - AutismBeacon
This invaluable and carefully thought out planner produced by the Grand Erie Distric School Board of Brantford, Ontario, Canada, provides invaluable resources relating to the a variety of different domains. Over 130 ready-to-use Task Analyses are also featured, including skills from putting on snow pants and eating with a fork, to collating, stapling and folding paper.
Kids with Autism, Sensory Processing Disorders Show Brain Wiring Differences
Researchers at UCSF have found that children with sensory processing disorders have decreased structural brain connections in specific sensory regions different than those in autism, further establishing SPD as a clinically important neurodevelopmental disorder.
Backward Chaining: A Cure for Task-Frustration
“Task-frustration” occurs when a child attempts to complete a particular task (e.g., tying shoe laces, riding a bicycle, doing a math assignment, playing a board game, etc.), but fumbles along unsuccessfully. As a result, he or she has a tantrum – or a meltdown! If you are a parent of a child on the autism spectrum, you have no doubt witnessed your child being overly-frustrated on numerous occasions over seemingly trivial incidents. Well, help has arrived! Read on… “Backward chaining” can…