Having earned his MA and Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Albany, Dr. Jed Baker is a behavioral consultant for several New Jersey school districts where, nearly two decades ago, he organized a group to help children with social communication problems. That group expanded and ultimately became the Social Skills Training Project under Dr. Baker’s directorship. Dr. Baker also presents lectures all over the world on social skills training, and is on the board of directors of the Asperger’s Syndrome Education Network, Inc. (ASPEN). His work has been featured on ABC News and Nightline.
Great book! I used this for social skills group with autism spectrum teenagers and young adults. I put stickie notes on the words to let them guess emotions then let them see the... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Blue
Great pics and wonderful for discussion. This is not a book to toss at your kid and say "read". This is a book to work WITH your child.Published 1 month ago by Melanie
I teach high school life skills and this book is appropriate for my class.Published 1 month ago by C Marie
This book is awesome! It provides wonderful photos that support the dialogue so many young adults with disabilities need exposure to. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Jay A Boser
Amazing book. I am a speech language pathologist who works in a special education school in NYC with students aged 13-21. Use this book all the time. I love how functional it is. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Joanna Zacharia
My son is 13 years old with Aspergers, ADHD and Anxiety. We had this same book but for when he was younger and it helped tremendously - since he is so visual to understand. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Michelle