Wearing a Mask–Tips to Teach Children

This article includes links to downloadable and printable social stories that can help students with autism and social communication needs become more comfortable with masks.https://www.drdaycare.com/wearing-a-face-mask-tips-to-teac…/Wearing a mask in public may be new for children. To help reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID 19), the CDC is recommending everyone wear a face mask (not including …

Temple Grandin Has Some Great Tips to Help Kids With Autism Cope During the Coronavirus Quarantine

“At a time when we all need to be kinder and more accepting of one another, here are seven tips from Grandin on how we can help our loved ones with autism during this global health pandemic.” https://parade.com/1019088/debrawallace/temple-grandin-tips-children-with-autism-coronavirus-quarantine/?fbclid=IwAR3y500jGgrDI6UDZCvM1XHT0cE4H9vbulsXL9Y3UK6ArT29dSuyLwTOcRw

Activities To Go

Check out these free Boardmaker options for students who need visual schedules. https://goboardmaker.com/collections/boardmaker-activities-to-go?utm_source=Facebook+Ads&utm_medium=CPC&utm_campaign=%28US%29+Boardmaker+Online+-+Activities+To+Go+-+Feb+2020&utm_term=Boardmaker&utm_content=Dynamic+Creative&https%3A%2F%2Fgoboardmaker.com%2Fcollections%2Fboardmaker-activities-to-go%3Futm_source=Facebook+Ads&fbclid=IwAR1KRAkv9MmA0fXLnDWrAlT57Bx10khCY4h5jhXwJebWTq3_TQ0jdeUKzF0

Greta Thunberg became a climate activist not in spite of her autism, but because of it

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Instead of presenting herself as someone who is overcoming a disability, Greta makes an argument that “she became an activist not in spite of her autism but because of it. ‘I see the world a bit different, from another perspective. It’s very common that people on the autism spectrum have a special interest. … I …

‘Cutting Edge’ Program For Children With Autism And ADHD Rests On Razor-Thin Evidence

“In the end, it was clear that the evidence supporting the efficacy of Brain Balance was weak, and that company marketing strategies targeted vulnerable parents searching for any treatment (however costly and non-proven) that might help their children.Additionally, we were able to clarify for the public that childhood disorders such as ADHD, dyslexia, and autism …