The Son-Rise Program was originated by Barry Neil Kaufman and Samahria Lyte Kaufman in 1974 for their son, Raun, who was challenged by Autism. Their Autism education model has changed the way children with Autism are helped worldwide.
The following video is an introduction to The Son-Rise Program with some practical Autism teaching and treatment tools that you can begin using today, and some examples of those tools in practice.
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We believe that watching this video will give you significant insight not only into The Son-Rise Program but also how you can help your child.
Now that you have watched the entire video of Autism Solution: Getting Started with The Son-Rise Program you can click on any of the links below to watch segments of the video.
In this video segment, you will see an introduction to the new video,
Autism Solution: Getting Started with The Son-Rise Program. You'll meet
Barry Neil Kaufman and Samahria Lyte Kaufman, the originators of The
11 mins 4 secs
Bryn Hogan, Executive Director of Autism Treatment Center of America,
introduces three techniques that you can begin using immediately with
8 min 29 secs
A cornerstone of the Son-Rise Program is the principle of "Joining".
Here, Bryn Hogan, Executive Director of the Autism Treatment Center of
America, shows you how to begin. The Son-Rise Program is taught at the
Autism Treatment Center of America.
6 mins 24 secs
Here, Kate Wilde, Director of Training at the Autism Treatment Center of
America, shows how to make and establish eye contact with a child with
6 mins 04 secs
Bryn Hogan here guides parents on how to put together the different
teachings shown in the Autism Solution video. She also here shows a clip
involving a trainer and child with Autism.
4 mins 30 secs
This clip features a child with Autism working with facilitator, Bryn
Hogan. Through the techniques of the Son-Rise Program, she is able to
help the child use speech.
2 mins 53 secs
Here, a young man with High Functioning Autism, is drawn out from an
exclusive pattern of drawing by himself through the techniques used in
the Son-Rise Program, taught at the Autism Treatment Center of America.
2 mins 33 secs
In this video, a child with Autism is drawn out of exclusive activity
through play with a Son-Rise Program facilitator. The Son-Rise Program
is taught at the Autism Treatment Center of America.
3 mins 14 secs
The clip features, Son-Rise Program Dean of Training, William Hogan,
working with Alex, a child with PDD, Pervasive Development Disorder.
William, here, helps the child learn to answer other people's questions
by utilizing the Son-Rise Program training methods such as Eye Contact
6 mins 34 secs
Raun K. Kaufman, Global Director of the Autism Treatment Center of
America, here descibes how his parents, Samahria Lyte Kaufman and Barry
Neil Kaufman, helped him to recover from Autism. Images of his early
years and recovery are displayed.
2 mins 31 secs
Bryn Hogan, Executive Director of the Autism Treatment Center of
America, here describes how parents can engage in further training to
help their children with Autism.
4 mins 21 secs