Presentation on theme: "Hamilton County Developmental Disabilities Services"— Presentation transcript:
1Hamilton County Developmental Disabilities Services Now I Get It!Task AnalysisHamilton County Developmental Disabilities ServicesClick enter key to advance slide show
2Task analysis… takes any task and breaks it into small steps What is task analysis?Task analysis… takes any task and breaks it into small steps
3ExampleHand washing can be broken down into many smaller steps:
4Why is it important? It works!! The task is easier to do! The person feels less overwhelmed!Everyone feels successful !It works!!
51. Think of a task a person wants to learn How to get started…1. Think of a task a person wants to learnMake a sandwichPaint a pictureGet ready for busPlay cards
6Stop…think about the person Does the person need lots of steps to learn the task?Does the person need only a few?Where does the person need to start?
72. Make a list of all the steps. 3. Add pictures, if helpful. Next…2. Make a list of all the steps. 3. Add pictures, if helpful.Steps to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich:Step 1.Spread peanut butter.Step 2.Spread jelly.Step 3.Press 2 slices together.
8Now its your turn… Step 1. Thinking of a task? Here’s one: brushing hair
9There’s no magic number… Step 2 – List the stepsPick up hair brushBrush hair from top of head downRepeatPut brush down