11 wall displays / visual tools for autism social skills teaching. Free downloads.

Many of my social skills resources for children with autism feature large visuals that can be used either as accessories during teaching or as wall displays.  Below you will find links to eleven of my blog posts which feature large, illustrated panels as part of the kit.
To go to the resource, click on the PICTURE.

14 Simple conversation social skills kits for children with autism: Free games, prompts, worksheets, activities

Here are a number of my free resources to help children on the autism spectrum with various elements of conversation.  This post is to facilitate access to them.
To link to the resource, CLICK ON THE PICTURE.

Nonverbal communication prompts for children with autism

Use these in combination with a variety of [...]

Using imagination, imaginary creatures and art to engage children with ASD in work on social and emotional skills, Part 2: Free worksheet downloads

Here is a pair of worksheets designed to help children with high functioning autism to increase their awareness of social skills issues.

Here is a pair of worksheets designed to help children with high functioning autism to increase their awareness of social skills issues.

To download the PDFs for these worksheets, click on the red link below:
Click here:  Dark Force – Light Force Social Skills Worksheets
Many children with Asperger’s and other autism spectrum disorders are quite fond [...]

Using imagination, imaginary creatures and art to engage children with ASD in work on social and emotional skills, Part 1

In this blog post, I show some ways to harness the power of imagination to engage kids on the autism spectrum in social skills work.

In this blog post, I show some ways to harness the power of imagination to engage kids on the autism spectrum in social skills work.

Imagination and creativity in social skills work
Many children on the autism spectrum have remarkable imaginations.  In this blog post, I will tell you about two varieties of social / emotional [...]

Autism and listening skills: Visual prompt sheet and wall display to help

In this blog post, you can download this worksheet (shown in color and black and white).

In this blog post, you can download this worksheet (shown in color and black and white).

 

Visuals to help children with Asperger’s and other autism spectrum disorders to improve listening skills

Children on the autism spectrum can find it painfully difficult to tune into the words and meaning of other people.  They may hear extraneous sounds [...]

For social skills work: Easy instructions to download YouTube videos to your computer and play them back at good volume

YouTube video on computer

[Follow THIS LINK HERE to another blog post which explains in detail about using YouTube videos in counseling with young people on the autism spectrum]

How to save YouTube videos to your own computer:
There are various free online services for this.  The one I use is keepvid.com.  I have used it about a hundred times and [...]

Autism According to YouTube: Discovering, Enjoying and Using Videos Created by People with Autism

There are literally thousands of videos on YouTube made by people with autism. In this blog, I discuss these videos, and explain how to use them in counseling and social skills work with young people on the autism spectrum.

There are literally thousands of videos on YouTube made by people with autism. In this blog, I discuss these videos, and explain how to use them in counseling and social skills work with young people on the autism spectrum.

The amazing world of YouTube videos made by people on the autism spectrum

Please watch the video [...]

Spanish translations of Autism Teaching Strategies resources

A number of my social skills resources for children with autism have been translated into Spanish.  They are available free online via SlideShare.

A number of my social skills resources for children with autism have been translated into Spanish. They are available free online via SlideShare.

 

 

 

Spanish translations of Autism Teaching Strategies social skills downloads

A number of my social skills downloads for children on the autism spectrum have been translated into Spanish. The translations have been done by [...]

Cognitive-behavioral therapy teaching materials for children with high functioning autism: Seven engaging activities with free downloads

In this post I provide links to seven CBT activities within my website

 

Cognitive-behavioral therapy and children with high functioning autism

I have posted an extensive amount of free counseling and teaching materials on CBT in the website.  The following post is to summarize them in one place and provide more convenient links to each of them.

To be connected with each free resource, click on the IMAGE.

8 [...]

Helping teen boys with high functioning autism to relate to girls: Card game activity and social skills teaching materials

In this blog post you can download the materials shown above.  The photo shows one of nine panels used for teaching or wall display, and three of thirty-two social skills teaching cards.

 

In this blog post you can download the materials shown above. The photo shows one of nine panels used for teaching or wall display, and three of thirty-two social skills teaching cards.

To download and print this resource, click on THIS LINK HERE.
To download the PowerPoint version of this resource (to project or show on [...]