This practical resource provides an introduction to the theory and practice of writing social stories. In addition, there are examples of successful stories to use as guides, as well as information and photocopiable (and downloadable) resources for delivering training on the use of social stories.
Based on detailed work carried out in homes, schools and pre-schools, this book offers practical support to anyone meeting the needs of a child or young adult with an autistic spectrum disorder, and with staff supporting adults with autism.
Social stories are short stories intended for children and adults with autism to help them understand their social world and behave appropriately within it.
This 2nd edition has been thoroughly revised and updated throughout. It also now contains:
5-8 Years, 8-12 Years, 12-15 Years