DVD + booklet ISBN 978-0-86388-567-9 ORDER CODE D11-003-5314 GBP30.99 + VAT Actors illustrating social skills: Talkabout me and you; Talkabout communication; Talkabout body language; Talkabout the way we talk; Talkabout conversations; Talkabout assertiveness.
Alex Kelly is the Lead Speech and Language Therapist for Hampshire Partnership NHS Trust and works on the New Forest Community Learning Disability Health Team for adults with learning disabilities. She qualified from the Central School of Speech Drama in 1985 and has since worked predominantly with adults and children with learning disabilities. She is the author of the highly successful 'Talkabout' (Speechmark, 1996), 'Talkabout Activities' (Speechmark, 2003) and 'Talkabout Relationships' (Speechmark, 2004). Alex also co-authored the 'Personal Communication Plan (PCP)' in 1991, which has since been revised for inclusion in her book 'Working with Adults with a Learning Disability' (Speechmark, 2000).
"A dream to use and will breathe new life into social skills groups, particularly where having only one facilitator restricts role playing. . I strongly recommend it for work with people with autistic spectrum conditions, learning disabilities, or emotional and behavioural difficulties." Speech & Language Therapy in Practice 'Students enjoyed the fact it was a DVD and it stimulated discussion among mainstream Year 7s with a range of difficulties.' - Jane Rolt, SLT, Mainstream Schools Team, Haringey Teaching PCT, RCSLT 'This DVD is a dream to use and will breathe new life into social skills groups.' - Maria Featch, SLT, Speech & Language Therapy in Practice