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Flashcards in Autism Deck (14):
1

when threshold is low, CH will respond....

too frequently

2

when threshold is too high, CH will...

miss certain cues

3

vestibular system has to do with...

balance, distance, gravity;

4

tactile is...

touch

5

proprioceptive is awareness of... where and how

sensation; body is moving without vision

6

ability to recognize and understand thoughts, beliefs, desires, and intentions of others

theory of mind

7

pragmatic language skills for birth to 6 months

turns head to sounds; eye contact; stops crying when spoken to; social smile

8

pragmatic language skills for 6-12 months

responds to "no"; coos and shouts for attention; laughs; points to learn new words

9

pragmatic language skills for 1-2 years

vocalizes "no"; follows simple directions; parallel play

10

pragmatic language skills for 2-3 years

asks permission for things; conversational repairs; "convo" with dolls

11

pragmatic language skills for 3-4 years

follows 2 step related directions; turn taking; separated from CG easily

12

pragmatic language skills for 4-5 years

follows 3 step directions; plays competitive games; uses words to invite others to play

13

pragmatic language skills for 5-6 years

uses threats and promises; asks meaning of words; buys things at store

14

therapy for ASD should focus on these 6 things (in order)

functional communication; social skills; play skills; cognitive development; behaviors; academic skills