Category: Autism & Holidays

What Can Parents Do at Home with Their Child with Autism During Summer Vacation?

Summer vacation offers a prime opportunity for parents to engage in enjoyable and developmental activities with their child with autism. …

Attending Outdoor Events for Children with Sensory Challenges

Many children with autism face sensory challenges that can make outdoor events overwhelming. Discover strategies to help your child navigate …

Keeping Kids with Autism Safe in the Pool

Children with autism are unique; some love water, while others avoid it. Regardless, all children should learn water safety skills …

How to Encourage the Spirit of Giving in Children with Autism

One of the most important values we can teach our children is being considerate of others. Teaching your child that …

5 Tips for Celebrating Thanksgiving as a Family with a Child with Autism

Thanksgiving is a great holiday for spending time with your family. Each family is unique and has their own traditions …

Fun Fall Activities for Kids with Autism

Each season brings new opportunities for new experiences that can have a positive impact on development, sensory integration, relationships with …

Effective Safety Tips for Halloween for Kids with Autism

Halloween can be a fun time for many children with autism spectrum disorder. However, the holiday can also present some …

Helping People with Autism Stay Safe & Enjoy Outdoor Events

Being outside has benefits for everyone including children and adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). For most people with ASD, …

Summer Activities that Support Development and Well-Being of Children with Autism

It is finally time to pack away the winter coats, and welcome long sun-filled days of summer.

Autism Sensory Overload During Holidays: How Can You Prevent It?

The holidays can be stressful for children with autism and their families for a variety of reasons, including sensory overload. …