Social Skill Modeling for Children with Special Needs


Course Description

Course Description:


Social skills are the basis for our interaction with others therefore; a lack of these skills may cause both long and short term difficulties throughout life.

This course discusses the barriers a child with special needs may have when communicating and functioning in daily life and across social settings. Since every child is different, looking at the ways a child learns is important in choosing the correct strategies for that child. Emphasis is placed on being pro-active and assisting children to learn various visual strategies to help them to participate and communicate effectively in their day-including at school and home. Tools and supports are also discussed.

Contact Hours: 2
Video Course Format: Video
Target Audience:
Instructional Level: Intermediate