Does Friendship Matter for Children with Autism Spectrum.Disorder? Peer-mediated Intervention toiPromote Social Competence: Review and Recommendation
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- Peer-mediated Intervention; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Social Competence; Friendship
As children move forward to adulthood, social competence is paramount in developing and maintaning friendships. Social interaction and social pragmatics are particularly problematic for childrennwith autism spectrummdisorder (ASD) that bring about to limited opportunities to develop meaningful relationship with peers. Peer-mediated Intervention (PMI) engage common peers as social role model to enhance social initiation, responsessand interactions. This paper aim to review the literature related to the social competence and peers intervention of individal with ASD with moderate and low social functioning. The study is a literature review examining types of peer related social intervention that conducted in group settings. All fourrof the review studiesswere administered in school settingsswith result showed increase in social competence such as initiation and social engagement. Involving peers to take the role as social models are encouraging perspective to help supporting social competence in children with ASD.
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TY - CONF AU - Tamara Wina AU - Naomi Soetikno AU - Pamela Hendra Heng PY - 2021 DA - 2021/12/01 TI - Does Friendship Matter for Children with Autism Spectrum.Disorder? Peer-mediated Intervention toiPromote Social Competence: Review and Recommendation BT - Proceedings of the 1st Tarumanagara International Conference on Medicine and Health (TICMIH 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 241 EP - 247 SN - 2468-5739 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/ahsr.k.211130.041 DO - 10.2991/ahsr.k.211130.041 ID - Wina2021 ER -