Understand where Social Stories and associated strategies can be used. Writing Social Stories.
Autism is a lifelong complex developmental disability that affects the way a person communicates and relates to people around them. These two short courses lead on from the introduction to autism spectrum course.
The course will show participants how Social Stories (as developed by Carol Gray) are a highly effective tool in teaching pupils social rules, helping children with ASD to understand a small part of their social world and behave appropriately within it.
The Autism Spectrum Team can also offer INSET and consultancy which can be tailored to your setting’s specific requirements.
Funded for Luton participants/schools. Academies/out of borough establishments will be charged £87.50 per person.
Where participants have registered and are accepted onto courses there is an expectation that cancellation is made via the schoolsupport.luton.gov.uk website within forty eight working hours of the course start time if they are unable to attend. It is the responsibility of the attendee to sign the register otherwise this will count as non-attendance. Failure to do so will result in being charged £25 per delegate place.
Delegates who attend this session without booking a place will be charged £25.00 per place in addition to any course fee.
To assess and consider where Social Stories may be a useful and appropriate strategy.
To introduce participants to developing, writing and adapting their own Social Stories
Stationery for note taking.
Primary/ Secondary mainstream and specialist settings and Private Voluntary and Independent settings