EXACTLY why we individualize our behavior analytic treatments. never assume anything - it's a spectrum disorder for a reason!
"It seems that for success in science ir art a dash of autism is essential." - Hans Asperger
The autism spectrum needs to be viewed as just that, a SPECTRUM. Autism produces a continuum of experiences that ought to be expected to grow with our developing awareness and understanding of neurodiversity.
HA HA Yes.....this is true but so rewarding when you have made it to calm waters again!
Children with Asperger's and other autism spectrum disorders can get quite a lot of upsetting thoughts. Here are 50 pre-written thought bubbles that are easy to download, print and use (teachers, SLP's, anyone, not just therapists). Make a quick CBT, hands-on matching game or add a visual dimension to your work.
Well, this is a start. There is so much more to Aspergers than lack of social skills and not making eye contact.
I'm going to start actually saying this to my family members!
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"I don't lack the ability to focus. I have the super mind powers to focus on tons of things all at the same time. So take that, boring normal brain people." - Jomadado on ADD & ADHD