High-Functioning Autism/Asperger Syndrome in Schools: Assessment and Intervention

Title

High-Functioning Autism/Asperger Syndrome in Schools: Assessment and Intervention

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Description

Meeting a growing need for school-based practitioners, this book provides vital tools for improving the academic, behavioral, and social outcomes of students with high-functioning autism or Asperger syndrome (HFA/AS). Research-based best practices are presented for conducting meaningful assessments; collaborating with teachers, students, and parents to prevent school difficulties and problem solve when they occur; and developing effective individualized education programs (IEPs). In a large-size format with lay-flat binding to facilitate photocopying, the book features a wealth of practical prevention and intervention strategies, illustrated with concrete examples. Over a dozen reproduciblesinclude interview forms and observation sheets.

ISBN

Paperback: 9781606236703, PDF e-Book: 9781606236710

Publication Date

5-2010

Publisher

Guilford Press

City

New York, NY

Disciplines

Education | Special Education and Teaching

Department

Lifespan Development & Educational Sciences