Autism Worksheet Emotions


What is the theory behind this Autism Worksheet Emotions?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a group of lifelong developmental disabilities that causes a child to have multiple social, communication and behavioural difficulties. They have particular difficulties in social interactions because they are not able to perceive social cues and recognize emotional expressions as well as their other peers. Intensive training for development of social skills can help them manage the effects of their condition. 

How will the worksheet help?

It is important to provide intensive social skills training to children with autism to help them manage their condition. 

How to use the worksheet?

This worksheet can be used by counsellors, parents and remedial teachers to help enhance emotional awareness of children with autism. It can be part of an intensive social skills training program that teaches them various aspects of social communication. 

Autism Worksheet Emotions

What are these emojis telling you? 

sadscaredsurprisedcrying
happiestsleepyhappyangry
  •  How are you feeling right now? Draw yourself!

Reference

Williams, B. T., Gray, K. M., & Tonge, B. J. (2012). Teaching emotion recognition skills to

young children with autism: a randomized controlled trial of an emotion training

programme. Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry, 53(12). 1268-1276.

You can download this worksheet here.


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