This course provides a brief overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders and the research behind the need for structured adaptive physical skills programs. Additionally, the specific motor and physical problems this population faces and the challenges of treatment are also reviewed.
A functional step-by-step curriculum of 55 skills are provided to improve foundational ball skills, which include basic tossing, catching, and kicking. Improvement of these skills not only impacts motor skills, but can also positively impact confidence and the opportunity to learn, practice, and use social skills.
Professionals, especially ones working with school-aged children and promoting physical development, can benefit from this course. This course has been approved for .5 CEUS by the NSCA.
The cost is $49.
The Curriculum - PDF Document for download and/or printing
Pass the Quiz to Receive your Certificate
This course has been approved for .5 CEUS by the NSCA. Pass the quiz with an 80% or better score to receive your NSCA certificate