This complete guide to LEGOAr Therapy contains everything you need to know in order to set up and run a LEGOAr Club for children with autism spectrum disorders or related social communication difficulties and anxiety conditions. By providing a joint interest and goal, LEGOAr building can become a medium for social development such as sharing, turn-taking, making eye-contact, and following social rules. This book outlines the theory and research base of the approach and gives advice on all practical considerations including space, the physical layout of the room and choosing and maintaining materials, as well as strategies for managing behaviour, further skill development, and how to assess progress. Written by the pioneer of the approach alongside those who helped form it through their research and evaluation, this evidence-based manual is essential reading for professionals working with autism who are interested in running a LEGOAr Club or learning more about the therapy.How to build social competence through LEGOAr-based Clubs for children with autism and related conditions Simon Baron-Cohen, ... Table 8.2 shows a list of the themes available at the time of writing this manual. ... BatmanAr RacersAr TrainsAr Lego TrainsAr Mars MissionAr Star WarsAr Sponge BobAr VikingsAr Ferrari Aranbsp;...
|Author||:||Simon Baron-Cohen, Georgina Gomez De La Cuesta, Daniel B. LeGoff, GW Krauss|
|Publisher||:||Jessica Kingsley Publishers - 2014-06-21|