264pp, ISBN 978-0-86388-583-9 ORDER CODE: D11-002-5346 A4 (297 x 210mm), Wire-o-bound List of activities Acknowledgments Introduction 1. What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? 2. Working in a team 3. Assessment 4. Planning a group 5. Running a group 6. Keeping records 7. Activities Appendices Recommended reading References
Liz Ann Davidson is an occupational therapist. Her clinical specialisms are in working with children and young adults with ASD and in child mental health. Liz Ann plays a key role in the assessment and diagnosis of children with ASD in South Tyneside, as well as providing training and consultancy. Kerrie Old is an occupational therapist whose clinical specialisms are in the fields of ASD and in child mental health. Kerrie co-ordinates and runs multidisciplinary groupwork programmes for children and young adults with ASD. Christina Howe is a speech & language therapist who has worked extensively with children with special needs. Christina is currently working as a specialist with children with ASD who attend a mainstream school. Alyson Eggett is a speech & language therapist with an MA in Education. She has more than twelve years' experience of working with children and young adults with ASD and/or learning difficulties. Alyson currently co-ordinates and provides therapy services for children with ASD and other special needs, as well as providing training and consultancy.
'I enjoyed joining in the group and being part of my child's therapy.'