Author(s) : Dr Robyn Young, Carrie Partington and Talya Goren
Publisher : ACER Press, 2009
SKU : PG_SPEC
The Structured Program for Early Childhood Therapists working with Autism (SPECTRA) is a comprehensive intervention reference guide for psychologists, special needs teachers, therapists and early childhood educators working with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
It provides a developmental framework as well as step-by-step instructions on how to implement a behaviour program to teach autistic children a comprehensive range of skills, starting with skills that are typically lacking in these children.
SPECTRA is applicable to children with an intellectual age of 18 months to 6 years old.
Specific exercises and activities include:
Photocopy masters for designing a program and tracking progress are also included.