Communication Access of a 7-Year-Old Autist

Analyze a case study. Identify and illustrate at least two appropriate strategies and/or interventions that would best support the communication access of the person.

Jack is a 7-year-old child who has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). He lives with his two parents and his younger sister, who is three years old. Identify and discuss the possible communication access barriers (e.g., at school/in education, in the workplace, at home, in the community) which might arise for the person (case study) and the communication partner of the person. Identify appropriate strategies/interventions which would best support the communication partner.