This revised practical book provides parents with current information regarding ASD and how to manage their children with this condition and other Social Communication
Needs. It has been updated taking into account the new diagnostic criteria for Autism. It provides a wealth of practical activities to support the communication of
children and young people with Social Communication Needs both with and without a diagnosis of ASD.The focus of the book is on understanding the particular challenges
that these children and young people face when interacting and communicating with peers and adults. It is designed to help parents of children who are talking and are
at a mainstream primary, or secondary school or a specialist unit.
Let’s Talk Together is written for parents but would also be useful for teaching assistants and teachers.
The topics covered are:
What is communication
The Chat Challenge - how adults can help children with social communication needs interact more effectively.