The JASPER Model for Children with Autism

Promoting Joint Attention, Symbolic Play, Engagement, and Regulation

Connie Kasari, Amanda C. Gulsrud, Stephanie Y. Shire, and Christina Strawbridge

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November 17, 2021
ISBN 9781462547579
Price: $125.00
360 Pages
Size: 8" x 10½"
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December 3, 2021
ISBN 9781462547562
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360 Pages
Size: 8" x 10½"
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October 4, 2021
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360 Pages
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This full-color, clinician-friendly manual is the authoritative guide to implementing the Joint Attention, Symbolic Play, Engagement, and Regulation (JASPER) intervention. With a strong evidence base, JASPER provides a clear, flexible structure to bolster early skills core to social communication development. The authors show how to assess 1- to 8-year-olds with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), set treatment targets, choose engaging play materials, tailor JASPER strategies to each individual, and troubleshoot common challenges. In a convenient large-size format, the manual features case examples, learning exercises, and reproducible clinical tools. At the companion website, clinicians can download and print the reproducible materials as well as a supplemental annotated bibliography.