For many children with autism spectrum disorder Christmas can be a time of high stress and confusion.
With changes to routines at home and at school, many autistic children can suffer sensory overload. Triggering “meltdowns” and anxiety
As any parent with an autistic child knows, any change to routines can cause problems
“Intervention Strategies such as Social Skills Stories for Christmas ARE used with GREAT effect”
Social stories answer the ever important “wh” questions – who, what, where, when and why and give the child with autism clear coping strategies for this time of year!
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