5 Point Scales for Adolescents and Adults. Building on the success on the legendary Incredible 5-Point Scale by Buron and Curtis, this book also uses scales as a way of explaining social and emotional concepts to individuals who have difficulty understanding such information but have a relative strength in understanding systems. The 5-point scales can be used to increase communication between the person on the spectrum and their support person. It can increase self-management skills and, once learned, it can serve as an excelled self-advocacy tool. As such, it is invaluable at school, on the job and in the community.
Category:Autism/Asperger Subcategory:Nonverbal Learning Disabilities Author:Buron, Kari Dunn / Brown, Jane Thierfeld/ Curtis, Mitzi