Relationship Building and Sexual Awareness for Kids with Autism S.T.A.R.S. 2 by Susan M. Heighway


Relationship Building and Sexual Awareness for Kids with Autism S.T.A.R.S. 2 by Susan M. Heighway

Educate young adults and build their self-esteem so they can make informed choices! Specially designed for teaching adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities. The STARS 2 model focuses on four areas: Understanding Relationships, Social Skills Training, Sexual Awareness, and Assertiveness with the goals of promoting positive sexuality and preventing sexual abuse. Assessment tools help identify the strengths and needs of each individual, and then the activities can be catered to address specific needs.

About the Author

Susan M. Heighway, MSW, PNP-BC, APNP, completed her education at the University of Wisconsin - Madison and is a certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Madison, USA. Susan Kidd Webster, MSSW, ISW, is a Senior Lecturer and Field Faculty Associate at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, USA.

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188 pages


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Publication date

30th May 2016



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