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Comprehensive List of Social Stories and Visual Scripts for Daily Living and Social Skills « Autism Spectrum Directory

Comprehensive List of Social Stories and Visual Scripts for Daily Living and Social Skills « Autism Spectrum Directory
Comprehensive List of Social Stories and Visual Scripts for Daily Living and Social Skills by Autism Spectrum Directory, Copyright, All Rights Reserved. Social stories or visual scripts are stories that describe with words and pictures different activities or events that happen in life in a step by step detailed way. The social stories or visual scripts listed are mostly in PDF format (unless otherwise noted). If you do not have a PDF reader, you can download Adobe PDF Reader. Please email me at autismspectrumdirectory@gmail.com if you have social stories or social narratives that you would like to share on this page. Daily Events What I Can Do When I am Hungry What I Can Do When I am Tired What I Can Do When I See Friends What I Can Do When I Need a Break If You Don’t Know the Answer to a Question Asking for Help Social Cue Cards Bedtime Bedtime Bedtime Routine 1 Bedtime Routine 2 Personal Care Brushing My Teeth How to Brush My Teeth Washing My Hands Washing Hands Routine Washing Your Hands Using Deoderant

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Sumlin Social Stories This is a selection of notes from over two years of behavioral intervention sessions with a young child who ultimately recovered completely from autism. It includes many curricula ("drill sheets"), therapists' notes, and parents' notes, covering (in part) the development of social skills to an age-appropriate level. The notes are by the parents, Megan and Jim Sumlin (pseudonyms), who feel strongly that this information should be freely available to all who might benefit from it. They ask only that these notes belong in the public domain, and are not to be claimed or copyrighted by any person who is or will in the future be seeking monetary gain for wide distribution of same. Feel free to re-distribute this document, but please include this entire preface. These notes are just one part of a comprehensive program guided by a behavior analyst; there were other parts of the total program, not included here, that were necessary to the child's development and eventual recovery.

Resource Center for Autism The Indiana Resource Center for Autism (IRCA) staff conduct outreach training and consultations, engage in research, and develop and disseminate information focused on building the capacity of local communities, organizations, agencies, and families to support children and adults across the autism spectrum in typical work, school, home, and community settings. The Indiana Resource Center for Autism does not promote one method or a single intervention. Instead, IRCA staff strives to address the specific needs of the individual by providing information and training on a variety of strategies and methods. Download our Brochure (PDF, 404 KB). Download our 2011-2012 Annual Report (PDF, 233.37 KB). What's New at IRCA

Social Stories™ Social Stories™ Social Stories™ were developed by Carol Gray, President of The Gray Center. Click here to view a You Tube video of Carol Gray describing Social Stories(TM). A Social Story™ describes a situation, skill, or concept in terms of relevant social cues, perspectives, and common responses in a specifically defined style and format. The goal of a Social Story™ is to share accurate social information in a patient and reassuring manner that is easily understood by its audience. Kindle Direct Publishing: Help KDP Select Global Fund for April 2014 The KDP Select global fund amount is $1.2 million for April 2014. We’ll share the average global fund payout for March by the middle of April. In addition, KDP Select royalty information for March will be available on royalty reports in mid-April.

Free Social Stories - Printable Examples Download free social stories for children with autism symptoms or pervasive developmental disorders (PDD) to help them know what to expect and/or understand a certain situation, skill or concept. Originally designed to be used for individuals with characteristics for autism, social stories have also proven to be valuable when used with children and adolescents with social and communication delays, as well as kids developing normally. They can be made in the form of a book or a video used for just about any event and are easily applied alone or along with picture exchange communication systems (PECS). You will need adobe reader to download.

Sensory Integration Activities: Turning Therapy Into Play Sensory Integration Activities are the lifeline to providing and achieving the necessary challenges for your child so they maximize: daily functioning intellectual, social, and emotional development the development of a positive self-esteem a mind and body which is ready for learning positive interactions in the world around him the achievement of normal developmental milestones The great news is... sensory integration activities are unbelievably fun and a necessary part of development for any child, whether they have a sensory processing disorder or not. Sensory integration activities are activities that should be used with any child if normal sensory development is one of your goals (hint... it should be). From the womb into adulthood, our neurological systems are developing and processing an overwhelming amount of sensory information every day. Our system must then interpret this information and make it ready to be tolerated and used for specific purposes.

Toon Boom Animation Little Tor Elementary School Social Stories What is a Social Story? Carol Gray first defined social stories in 1991. She states that a Social Story describes a situation, skill, or concept in terms of relevant social cues, perspectives, and common responses in a specifically defined style and format. The goal of a Social Story is to share accurate social information in a patient and reassuring manner that is easily understood by its audience. Autism Games This Site is Full of Games: Games that young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders will play. Video models of games that parents can watch and learn from and young children can watch and imitate. Tips and strategies for making games and play more educational and more fun! Playing is Like Breathing...

Sample social stories Social Stories by Shanda Mushrush. Posted 3/19/08. Going to Wendy’sGoing BowlingIllnessIllness DirectionsIllness Symbols1Illness Symbols2 Sensory Diet Activities - SensorySmarts What is a sensory diet? Just as your child needs food throughout the course of the day, his need for sensory input must also be met. A “sensory diet” (coined by OT Patricia Wilbarger) is a carefully designed, personalized activity plan that provides the sensory input a person needs to stay focused and organized throughout the day. Just as you may jiggle your knee or chew gum to stay awake or soak in a hot tub to unwind, children need to engage in stabilizing, focusing activities too.

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