Talk to Me : Conversation Strategies for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum or with Speech and Language Impairments

Talk to Me : Conversation Strategies for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum or with Speech and Language Impairments

Book Title: Talk to Me : Conversation Strategies for Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum or with Speech and Language Impairments

Author: Ma Victoria Boone

Format: Paperback | 168 pages

Publication Date: 21 Mar 2014

ISBN-13: 9781849054287

If your child finds talking to people a struggle, this is the book to get the conversation started.

In this hands-on guide, Heather Jones offers practical advice, born of experience with her own son, which will help you teach your child the principles of communication. Full of strategies and examples, it shows how you can allay fears, build confidence and teach your child to enjoy conversation. Once a child gets used to talking with other people, many life skills can develop more easily as they grow up - from making friends and shopping for themselves, to being interviewed and eventually getting a job.

This handy book provides guidance and inspiration to parents, teachers and anyone else who cares for a child who finds language and comprehension difficult.