Since 1991 social stories have proven to be highly effective for people with autism. Now you can watch this engaging DVD to learn how to write effective Social Stories. A Social Story is a short carefully written story that describes a social situation to someone with autism.
This DVD will teach you elements that make Social Stories successful and how to tailor a social story to meet an individual's specific needs.
Parents, teachers, therapists, or caregivers of people with autism can watch this DVD to learn how to:
- understand the social perspective of a person with autism.
- write descriptive, perspective, directive, and affirmative sentences;
- properly implement a Social Story;
- the do's and don'ts based on real-life examples.
Carol Gray has over twenty years of experience educating students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders and is the director of The Gray Center for Social Learning and Understanding, a non-profit organization that serves people with autism.