Social Stories™: Reflect, Reboot, Reimagine
Consultant and Founder, Team Social Stories™ and Social Stories Satellite
Carol Gray is an internationally respected author and speaker with 35 years experience as a teacher and consultant working on behalf of children and adults with autism.
In the early 1990s, Carol developed Social Stories™ and Comic Strip Conversations, evidence-based strategies used worldwide with children, adolescents, and adults with autism. She has published several articles, chapters, and books on a variety of topics, including how to teach social understanding and social skills; bullying; death and dying; loss and learning; categorization and generalization, supporting travel and recreation experiences, and social context.
Carol is the recipient of several awards for her international contribution to the education and welfare of people with autism. The mother of two adult children, Carol lives near Grand Rapids, Michigan, with her husband, Brian, and two basset hounds.
Short Description It is well-documented by research and practice that individuals with autism have difficulty "reading" and responding to the dynamic multitude of social events and variables that surround them each day. Since... [ view full abstract ]
PL-7 » Plenary Lecture (09:00 - Saturday, 17th September, Pentland Auditorium)