By Raising Children Network
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Children and teenagers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) typically struggle with social skills. In this video a behavioural psychologist talks about helping children and teenagers with ASD learn social skills. Techniques like role-plays and social scripts can help children learn eye contact, greetings and other skills that are important in daily life.
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  • Last updated or reviewed 02-08-2017
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    This content was funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, and developed in collaboration with the Helping Children With Autism Initiative.

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