Social Behavior and Self-Management
71 pages
Age Range: 11+
2012
ISBN: 9781934575918

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Social Behavior and Self-Management: 5-Point Scales for Adolescents and Adults

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Kari Dunn Buron, Mitzi Beth Curtis, Lisa King, Jane Thierfeld Brown

Building on the success on the legendary Incredible 5-Point Scale: Assisting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Understanding Social Interactions and Controlling Their Emotional Responses, by Buron and Curtis, this book also uses scales as a way of explaining social and emotional concepts to individuals who have difficulty understanding such information but have a relative strength in understanding systems.

The 5-point scales can be used to increase communication between the person on the spectrum and their support person. It can increase self-management skills and, once learned, it can serve as an excelled self-advocacy tool. As such, it is invaluable at school, on the job and in the community.

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