Real Life Tips for Kids with Autism

Understanding the Diagnosis

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Understanding the Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder

TIP SHEET: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder​

After Your Child Receives a Diagnosis

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Helpful Tips after your Child Receives a Diagnosis of ASD

TIP SHEET: After your Child Receives a Diagnosis of ASD​

Accessing Medical and Therapeutic Services

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Accessing Medical and Therapeutic Services

TIP SHEET: Accessing Medical and Therapeutic Services

For Brothers and Sisters of Children with Autism

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Brothers and Sisters of Children with Autism

TIP SHEET: Brothers and Sisters of Children with Autism

Building Social Skills

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Building Social Skills

TIP SHEET: Building Social Skills​

For Caregivers

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Caregivers​

TIP SHEET: Caregivers

Communication Challenges

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Communication Challenges

TIP SHEET: Communication Challenges

Explaining Diagnosis

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Explaining the Diagnosis of Autism to Family and Friends

TIP SHEET: Explaining the Diagnosis of Autism

Finding and Accessing Local Resources

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Finding and Accessing Local Resources

TIP SHEET: Finding and Accessing Local Resources

Personal Hygiene

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Personal Hygiene

TIP SHEET: Personal Hygiene​

Helpful Tools

My Personal Hygiene Check-off Sheet

Personal Hygiene is Important​

Play Dates

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Play Dates

TIP SHEET: Play Dates

Recreation, Leisure and Play Activities

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Recreation, Leisure, and Play Activities​

TIP SHEET: Recreation, Leisure, and Play Activities

Selecting Toys

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Selecting Toys

TIP SHEET: Selecting Toys

Sensory Challenges

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Sensory Challenges​

TIP SHEET: Sensory Challenges

Transitioning from School to Adult Life

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for the Transition from School to Adult Life

TIP SHEET: Transitioning from School to Adult Life​

Traveling and Vacations

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Travelling and Vacations​

TIP SHEET: Traveling and Vacations

Challenging Behaviors in Public

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Challenging Behaviors in Public Places​

TIP SHEET: Challenging Behaviors in Public Places

Helpful Tool

ABC Behavior Chart

Using Applied Behavior Analysis

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips for Using Applied Behavior Analysis in Daily Activities​

TIP SHEET: Applied Behavior Analysis in Daily Activities

Common Education Challenges

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Common Education Challenges​

TIP SHEET: Common Education Challenges

Errands and Outings

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Errands and Outings​

TIP SHEET: Errands and Outings

Feeding Challenges

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Feeding Challenges​

TIP SHEET: Feeding Challenges

Toileting Skills

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Toileting Skills​

TIP SHEET: Toileting Skills

Helpful Tools

Toileting Visual Aid

Toileting Schedule

Going to the Doctor and Dentist

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Help with Visits to the Doctor and Dentist​

TIP SHEET: Visiting the Doctor and Dentist

Community Safety

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Increase Community Safety​

TIP SHEET: Community Safety

Home Safety

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Increase Home Safety​

TIP SHEET: Home Safety​

Transitions Between Activities

VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Tips to Prepare for Transitions Between Activities

TIP SHEET: Transitions between Activities