The TEACCH Approach to Autism Spectrum Disorders

TEACCH (Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication-handicapped CHildren) has grown over the past three decades from a small clinic for children to an internationally recognized treatment and support modality for individuals of all ages with autism spectrum disorders. In The TEACCH...

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Main Authors: Mesibov, Gary B., Shea, Victoria (Author), Schopler, Eric (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer US 2004, 2004
Edition:1st ed. 2004
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The Origins and History of the TEACCH Program
  • 2. Core Values of the TEACCH Program
  • 3. The Culture of Autism
  • 4. Structured Teaching
  • 5. The Theoretical Context of Structured Teaching
  • 6. Communication
  • 7. Social Skills
  • 8. Parents
  • 9. Providing Diagnostic Information to Parents
  • 10. Preschool Issues
  • 11. Adult Services
  • 12. Training Issues