Camp offers a great opportunity for children with Asperger's syndrome and autism spectrum disorders
to build skills and experience success. Asperger's and Autism at Camp: Supporting
Campers With Social Challenges
presents strategies for helping these children to be successful
in a variety of camp settings. The DVD addresses a number of relevant issues, including these
campers' strengths and challenges, strategies for promoting social and behavioral success, and
ways to help staff understand these terrific "quirky" children.
Among the topics covered:
- General information about autism spectrum disorders
- Difficulties with communication
- Difficulties with behavior
- Difficulties with socialization
- Visual supports
- Sensory inputs
Produced in cooperation with the American Camp Association.