Social stories can be a great tool for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. They can be used to teach developmentally appropriate behaviors associated with various social situations. Typically, social stories are paired with visuals which I have provided.
Triggers for children with Autism & Sensory processing difficulties. As parents - its important to understand how totally over whelming these triggers are. Even the thought of them can cause extreme anxiety. My son is fearful of leaving the house in case he encounters any of these. Even getting a new TV last week, caused extreme anxiety - simply because he thought he would not be able to operate it!!
Visual Social Story Packet for Children with Autism: Friendship Set. This is a collection of 4 social stories about friendship. The stories included are: - It's Okay Not to Win - Standing Up for Your Friend - Saying Sorry - Sharing with Your Friends by theautismhelper.com