This week, we're discussing asking for help and ways to improve this important life skill. We discuss basic requests for help, how to prevent overgeneralization of the response, and high- and low-tech solutions for asking for help when lost. Plus, Rob goes out of his way to make the absolute worst jokes possible in a feeble attempt to lighten the mood.
Articles discussed this episode:
Rodriguez, N.M., Levesque, M.A., Cohrs, V.L., & Niemeier, J.J. (2017). Teaching children with autism to request help with difficult tasks. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 50, 717-732. doi: 10.1002/jaba.420
Carlile, K.A., DeBar, R.M., Reeve, S.A., Reeve, K.F., & Meyer, L.S. (2018). Teaching help-seeking when lost to individuals with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 51, 191-206. doi: 10.1002/jaba.447
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