N/NY-0308 - Club About Social Development: Art Therapy and Autism Research Preliminary Results
This course highlights the preliminary research results of an Art Therapy Autism Social Support Group. The Group, Club ASD (About Social Development), provides art-based social skills lessons and community field trips to help individuals with Autism and Asperger's learn and practice social skills.
- Learn one or two useful art directives for teaching social skills
- Be introduced to two assessments that assist in the tracking of social skills progress.
- Become familiar with the latest statistics on Autism prevalence in the United States.
Dr. Jessica Stallings
Program Therapist and Adjunct Professor, Emporia State University
Dr. Jessica Stallings, ATR-BC, LMHP taught at Emporia State University, worked in private practice, and is currently working in partial hospitalization with children ages 5 to 12. She completed a dissertation on using popular culture with individuals with ASDs.