Remove our emotional bonds with family, colleagues and friends and few of us would want to go on living. Yet establishing and maintaining such bonds is particularly difficult for people on the autism spectrum. This volume contains over 200 enjoyable and stimulating activities and exercises ranging over the entire gamut of social and emotional development, and is applicable to anyone, regardless of diagnosis, but will be particularly valuable for those on the autism spectrum. Activities can be undertaken independently, or with a teacher or therapist, and a full schema for the evaluation of progress and objectives is included. A companion website, free to purchasers provides a wealth of further information and support.Ifyou feel that they are ready, a natural extension is to attempt collaborative emotion poems, where partners take turns enhancing ... Emotion Poems Sample Frameworks: Partners repeat the basic framework five times to complete the poem 1.
|Title||:||Relationship Development Intervention with Children, Adolescents and Adults|
|Author||:||Steven Gutstein, Rachelle K Sheely|
|Publisher||:||Jessica Kingsley Publishers - 2002-02-15|