Social Skills Training and Frustration Management
This dynamic and comprehensive presentation is extremely valuable to all family members and professionals working with individuals with autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit disorders, learning disabilities, mood and anxiety disorders, and other issues that impact social-emotional functioning. Learn how to: build an individual's social skills in crucial areas such as conversation, conflict resolution, emotion management, employment, dating, etc.; develop an effective behavior plan; manage and prevent meltdowns; help create peer acceptance; and, assess social skills of individuals or groups.
- 137.6 x 180.3 x 14.8mm | 83.16g
- 15 Jan 2007
- Future Horizons Incorporated
- Arlington, United States
About Jed Baker
Having earned an MA and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Albany, Dr. Jed Baker is now a behavioral consultant for several New Jersey school districts where, nearly two decades ago, he organized a group to help children with social communication problems. That group expanded and ultimately became the Social Skills Training Project under Dr. Baker's directorship. Dr. Baker also presents lectures all over the world on social skills training and is on the board of directors of the Asperger's Syndrome Education Network, Inc. (ASPEN). Jed Baker's work has been featured on ABC News, Nightline, and CBS's The Early Show.