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.
Diana: read and reread these Parenting ADHD kids takes a special set of skills and a different approach from the one you'd use with neurotypical children. Are your discipline dos and don't in line?
As I talked about in my last post in the challenging behavior series, there are two primary ways that the different sensory experiences of students with autism might be related to the function of a challenging behavior. It might be to escape from a situation that is too loud, or too bright or too smelly …
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