PrAACtical Resources: Social Stories and Narratives

January 17, 2019 by - Leave your thoughts

PrAACtical Resources: Social Stories and Narratives
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Social narratives are a promising intervention for people with autism and others who need assistance in understanding the expectations for various situations. The term Social Story, coined by Dr. Carol Gray, refers to one specific type of social narrative that has particular rules for its structure and development. Social narratives, a broader term, includes other kinds of stories that help AAC learners and others better understand the expectations of various situations. They are often used when building an understanding of various life experiences, such as how to respond in a fire drill or what to expect on a trip to the doctor. Here are some helpful resources with more information on social stories and social narratives.

Do you have a favorite resource for social narratives? We’d love to hear about it.

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This post was written by Carole Zangari

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