Source for the Development of Executive Functions- Second Edition
|31060||Source for Development of Executive Functions-Second Edition||$54.00|
This second edition provides a comprehensive update of the understanding of Executive Dysfunction (EDF), and provides a clear structure for its evaluation and treatment. New chapters clarify EDF as it complicates the academic, social and communication performance of children with a wide range of disorders.
For ages Birth-18 years.
Four new chapters address Executive Function (EF) Therapy with protocols, rationales, goals and methods for:
*Engineering the environment to support EF skills
*Developing and teaching compensatory strategies
*Engaging in language therapy to support reasoning skills
This book provides a framework for the evaluation of EF, and a survey of assessment tools. Ready-to-use diagnostic questions, informal evaluation and observation protocols are included. A helpful Treatment Wheel graphic organizes the range of treatment options, from external modifications and strategies to directing intervention for EDF and reasoning deficits. Sample intervention goals are also included.
Softcover; 208 pages.