Social Stories – Remembering the Sentence Types

Social Stories – Remembering the Sentence Types

Social Stories™ were developed by Dr Carol Gray to help children with autism understand the social world. A Social Story™ describes a social situation or social concept by describing the cues, perspectives, and common responses of people. Ten criterion were developed to guide the formatting and style of each story. Each Social Story™ should include seven sentence types: Descriptive, Perspective, Affirmative, Coaching (3 types – […]

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Social Skills for school aged children with autism

What are Social Skills? Social Skills are the behaviours used to effect an interaction with others e.g. joining in, initiating and responding to others, greeting, cooperative play, conversational skills Social Cognition is a range of abilities that enable the processing of a social interaction e.g. social problem solving, knowledge of social rules, understanding the perspective […]

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