Internet: ASD Social Skills Websites

by Judith Maginnis Kuster

With the ever-expanding diagnosis of autism and the team of professionals who provide services, the Internet is exploding with information and materials. This column briefly features some online learning opportunities and helpful information about the role of speech-language professionals, but focuses primarily on pragmatics/social skills that are typically addressed in treatment for autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).

ASD and SLP's Role

Social Skills/Pragmatics

Identifying Emotions/Feelings

Social Stories

Additional Resources to check


cite as: Kuster, J. M. (2012, January 17). Internet: ASD Social Skill Websites. The ASHA Leader.


Judith Maginnis Kuster, MS, CCC-SLP, is a professor emerita in the Department of Speech, Hearing, and Rehabilitation Services at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Contact her at judith.kuster@mnsu.edu. An archive of all of Kuster's columns can be found at www.mnsu.edu/comdis/kuster4/leader.html. URLs change, however, and there is no guarantee that links from previous columns are still functional.