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Creating Visual Calendar

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About Boy

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Visually Supported Environments

Visually Supported Environments

Visual supports are concrete cues that provide a student with information and communicate social and behavioural expecta...


Executive Functions

Executive Functions

Executive functions are higher order cognitive processes that assist in managing oneself to achieve a goal. This can inc...


Planning and Organization

Planning and Organization

Planning and organization are important cognitive processes that assist individuals in managing their selves to achieve ...


Visual Schedules

Visual Schedules

Visual schedules are visual representations of planned activities in the order they will occur, which use a form of repr...


Video Modelling

Video Modelling

Students view a video recording of a model engaging in a desired behaviour and are then prompted to imitate the model an...


Transition Strategies

Transition Strategies

Transitions involve moving between activities or between one location and another. Students with ASD may struggle with t...


Token Economy

Token Economy

A token economy is a system where individual students, a school or a class, earns tokens for one or more target behaviou...


Self-Regulation

Self-Regulation

Self-regulation is a critical part of a student’s ability to function effectively in a classroom and at home. One comm...


Prompting

Prompting

Prompts can be defined as additional “cues” delivered following an instruction, designed to help a student learn wha...


Preference Profiles

Preference Profiles

A preference profile (also called reinforcer profile) is chart that is used to record the likes and dislikes of a studen...


Positive Reinforcement

Positive Reinforcement

Positive reinforcement occurs when a student is immediately rewarded following a desired behaviour, increasing the likel...


Behaviour Skills Training

Behaviour Skills Training

BST is appropriate for teaching a variety of skills including social skills, academic skills, and daily living skills. ...


Theory of Mind

Theory of Mind

Theory of mind (ToM) is an understanding that others have different minds from our own. More specifically, it is an abil...


Teaching Social Skills

Teaching Social Skills

Although severity of these deficits varies from student to student, many students with ASD face significant challenges d...


Characteristics of ASD

Characteristics of ASD

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex neurodevelopmental disorder. ASD is described as a spectrum disorder because...


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