Social assistance for pupils on the autism spectrum: - Advanced Training Material:E-learning materials commissioned in response to a Government recommendation, following the Lamb Inquiry (2009). They are designed to support teachers in mainstream schools who wish to gain advanced and specialist skills. This unit examines the importance of developing social and emotional understanding in pupils on the autism spectrum.
Autism Help – A useful website which provides information, practical strategies and resources
FURTHER READING AND RESOURCES
Knott F and Dunlop A-W, (2007) Developing social interaction and understanding: a resource for working with children and young people with autism National Autistic Society
Hewett, D (2006) Intensive Interaction DVD www.intensiveinteraction.co.uk
C Gray (2001) My Social Stories Book thegraycenter.org
Kiker Painter, K (2006) Social Skills Groups for Children and Adolescents with Asperger's Syndrome: A Step-by-Step Program Jessica Kinsley Publishers
White, C (2006) The Social Play Record: A Toolkit for assessing and developing social play in children with autistic spectrum disorders or difficulties with social interaction. Jessica Kinsley Publishers