Me Going Places video features children,
ages 2-8, involved in activities in the community. It is designed
to familiarize children with locations that may be challenging,
and to help teach appropriate behavior in these locations
through peer modeling. Each scene lasts between 2-4 minutes,
depending on the chapter. At the end of each chapter is a
storyboard summarizing the locations shown.
This video is narrated with music developed for the Model
Me Going Places DVD by Rachel Rambach, a Board-Certified
Music Therapist. This unique merger of video modeling
and Music Therapy is designed to help teach skills in a way
that appeals to the strengths of children with developmental
Graphics and music are used to make the video appealing to
children with Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and Nonverbal Learning
Disorders. A high production value helps keep the child's
interest so that he or she will want to watch many times.
Includes insert with song lyrics.
Run Time: Approx. 42 min.
Available on DVD
Recommended for ages 2-8
* Designed for children with ASD but appropriate for preschoolers
of all developmental levels.
A free CD-Rom of photographs is included with each video
purchased. The photos are a great way to demonstrate, review,
and test the social skills shown in the video. They may be
printed as flashcards for handy reference or viewed as a computer
More about Rachel Rambach, MM, MT-BC
Rachel received her B.A. in Music at Rollins College and
her Masters of Music Therapy from Illinois State University.
She is a board-certified music therapist, specializing in
work with children who have diagnoses on the autism spectrum.
Rachel created the music therapy program at the Hope Institute
for Children & Families in Springfield, Illinois, where she
works full time in addition to maintaining a private practice.
BONUS! Check out our new iPhone and iPad App
Now in the app store: Based on locations in the Model Me
Going Places DVD. It's free! Get
About Our iPhone
& iPad App for Autism
Extend the lessons in the Model Me Going Places DVD
with a portable visual teaching tool. The App includes six
of the locations featured in the Model Me Going Places
App Name: Model Me Going Places
Model Me Going Places is a great visual teaching tool
for helping your child learn to navigate challenging locations
in the community. Each location contains a photo slide show
of children modeling appropriate behavior.
6 LOCATIONS: - Hairdresser - Mall - Doctor - Playground
- Grocery Store - Restaurant
EASY TO USE: Touch the forward and back buttons to
move through the photos one by one. Or simply press the slide
show button to advance photos automatically. A home button
brings you back to the navigation menu where you may choose
your next destination.
ADDITIONAL FEATURES: The app also includes audio narration
(English) and descriptive text of each photo.
ABOUT: This app is based on the DVD "Model Me Going
Places™", the latest addition to the popular Model Me Kids®
social skills training series for children and teenagers with
Autism and Asperger Syndrome.
- Birthday Party
- Dentist 1 (focus on what a dentist does)
- Dentist 2 (focus on what a patient does)
- Grocery Store