Empowering People, Launching lives

Preparing for less intensive settings

Building confidence and independence

Andrew Swartfigure BCBA, Consultant with BeyondAutism, talks with Liz Burns, ABA Supervisor at BeyondAutism and Michelle Frangos, Head of Pastoral at BeyondAutism.

In this podcast we explore the impact of effective person centred and multi- disciplinary working and how working effectively can mean that children can move to less intensive provisions.

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References discussed

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Koegel, R.L., & Koegel, L.K. (1990) Extended reductions in stereotypic behavior of students with autism through a self-management treatment package. J Appl Behav Anal; 23:

Freeman, J.L. (2016) Transitioning Children with Autism from One-On-One Discrete-Trial Settings to Special Education Classrooms (online). ProQuest LLC. Dissertation.

Kuypers, L. (2013) The Zones of Regulation: A Framework to Foster Self-Regulation. Sensory Integration; 36(4): 1–3.

Sundberg, M.L. (2008) VB-MAPP Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program. A Language and Social Skills Assessment Program for Children with Autism or Other Developmental Disabilities. Concord, CA: AVB Press.

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