Autism and PDD: Adolescent Social Skills Lessons Health & Hygiene

health & hygieneAutism and PDD: Adolescent Social Skills Lessons by Pam Britton Reese and Nena C. Challenner.  

(XSS Britt 2001)

These booklets are similar to the ones listed above but cover different areas.  These booklets contain one-page lessons broken down into sentences supported by pictures.  Teachers and parents shared the social challenges faced by their adolescents with ASD and these suggestions are the basis for the situations addressed in the booklets.  The booklets in this area include: Health & Hygiene, Managing Behavior, Interacting, Secondary School, and Vocational.

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Hygiene and Related Behaviors for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders

hygieneHygiene and Related Behaviors for Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum and Related Disorders by Kelly J. Mahler.

(XAT Mahle 2009)

This book teaches hygiene skills and associated social problems in a fun way. The author uses multiple strategies to convey the message and check for understanding. Ranging from basic daily hygiene to picking, using public restrooms, topics focus on healthy and socially acceptable behaviors. Pp. 187.

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No B.O.! The Head-to-Toe Book of Hygiene for Preteens

say noNo B.O.! The Head-to-Toe Book of Hygiene for Preteens  by Maruerite Crump.

(XAT Crump 2005)

This frank, reassuring, humorous book covers the physical changes boys and girls experience during puberty and offers tips on caring for one from head to toe. Pp. 118.

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