Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Youtube Video on how to handle behaviors and talk to people about Autism !

Hi guys! Here is a youtube video on how to handle behaviors in public! 



Here is an outline of the discussion!


Proactive strategies
·         Tell the child the expectations
·         Write a social story
 
Skills needed
·         Staying near by
·         Stranger danger
·         Community helpers
·         Personal information
·         Ability to wait
·         Ablity to accept no
 
Reactive strategies
·         Escape
·         Want
·         Attention
·         automatic
 
What to say to people
·         Function of their behavior
·         Lack of education
·         Association with labels
·         Misunderstanding
·         Good intentions