Autistic Spectrum Disorders: Practical Strategies for Teachers and Other Professionals


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Increasingly, teachers are expected to identify problem areas and help children with ASD to change or manage their behaviour appropriately. This book offers off-the-shelf support to teachers and includes: helpful categorisation of problem areas; solutions that will allow teachers to help children promptly and effectively; advice on setting IEP targets; and photocopiable resources.

Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Areas of difficulty
  • Behaviour
  • Thinking and learning
  • Conversation Skills
  • Sensory and motor
  • Language and communication
  • Social skills
  • General strategies
  • An autistic view of the world
  • Resources
  • Circle of friends 1
  • Circle of friends 2
  • Conversation cue cards
  • Task sheets

Additional information

Weight 0.45359237 kg



Northumberland Local Education Authority

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Taylor & Francis

Online Courses

OTBlearning is the latest extension of the well known CPD publisher and distributor Outside The Box Learning Resources. We are currently offering online courses for teachers and plan to extend into the areas of SNA courses, courses for parents in the near future.



Autism– Inclusion in Mainstream

This online course will provide Principals, Mainstream, Learning Support and Resource Teachers with the necessary knowledge and understanding of autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) to feel confident in including a child within a mainstream school. Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of a number of topics including School Self Evaluation to support the inclusion of pupils with ASD.