Learning to Draw to Communicate

“Drawing with young children” is a 4-part teaching video series from our Youtube channel. These videos introduce basic techniques for teaching drawing to young children, and ways drawing can be used to augment and enrich communication and social interactions.

For more detailed information on these techniques and how you can get started with your own child, click the links below:

Discover your own inner artist

Adam - May 1-08 - 3

First sessions: introducing drawn communication to your child

Explain the world visually

"Follow me” drawing instruction

Draw together (make it a conversation)


Drawing as Expressive Communication: revealing the ASD perspective

** We’re still UNDER CONSTRUCTION ~ links in italics are not yet active, but we will be getting them up and running as soon as possible! **

© Sheila Bell, Speech-Language Pathologist, “Autism and the Art of Communication” ~ 2015