Book Description

Review One of the most beneficial tools in the arsenal of parents and professionals working with individuals on the autism spectrum is a visual support system. The second edition of this in-depth resource is targeted towards anyone working with individuals on the spectrum in gaining independence and maximizing quality of life including teachers, parents, and service providers. The authors have done a remarkable job of taking readers through the process of developing and implementing a wide variety of visual supports. From developing play skills to learning math, telling time, fostering handwriting skills, and much more, this easy-to-read guide is an invaluable resource in developing critical life skills for people with autism. - --Autism File, February/March 2016 Read more About the Author Dr. Marlene Cohen is the Department Chair for ABA Online for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She has over 35 years of experience working with individuals with autism and other disabilities. Dr. Peter Gerhardt has over 30 years experience utilizing ABA principles with adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorders in educational, employment, residential and community-based settings. Read more