ISBN13 : 978-1-941765-16-6
Author(s) : Carol Gray
Publisher : Future Horizons, 2016
SKU : 5391BK
Since the early 90s, Carol Gray's world-famous Social Stories have helped thousands of children with autism spectrum disorders. This 15th Anniversary Edition of her best-selling book offers ready-to-use stories that parents and educators have depended on for years.
Revised and expanded, this 15th anniversary edition includes over 180 social stories, with newly added sections discussing:
Developed through years of experience, these strategically written stories explain social situations in ways children and adults with autism understand, while teaching social skills needed for them to be successful at home, school, work, and in the community.
Carol Gray is president of The Gray Center for Social Learning and Understanding in Michigan (USA), a non-profit organisation serving people with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and those working on their behalf. She is an internationally respected author and speaker with 30 years' experience as a teacher and consultant working on behalf of children and adults with ASD.
In 1991, Carol developed Social Stories™, a strategy used worldwide with children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). She has published several articles, chapters, and books addressing challenging issues ranging from how to teach social understanding and social skills; bullying; death and dying; loss and learning; and categorisation and generalisation. Carol is the recipient of several awards for her international contribution to the education and welfare of people with ASD.