3 Meaningful Ways Autistic Children Benefit from Visual Schedules
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3 Meaningful Ways Autistic Children Benefit from Visual Schedules

I’ve said it before and honestly, I think it’s worth repeating: we could all do with a little bit of routine and structure.  Autistic children thrive with routines and predictability. As a parent of a non-verbal autistic child, I have learned this first hand. Sometimes the hard way. But it became more of a matter…

Printable Bathroom Routine Chart for Potty Training an Autistic Child

Printable Bathroom Routine Chart for Potty Training an Autistic Child

Potty training is not easy, that’s for sure! We have tried several free visual printable resources over the years for my daughter. In fact, it has been one of the biggest struggles with parenting my autistic daughter. I created a printable bathroom routine chart for her to aid with this process at home. The keys…

Printable Self Calming Strategies Cards for Autism Meltdowns
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Printable Self Calming Strategies Cards for Autism Meltdowns

One of the things that we’ve had to deal with when it comes to Sweet B’s autism is the occasional meltdown. She does have certain calming strategies in place and I’ve also learned to recognize her triggers. At school, she prefers to use her PECS book to communicate her preferred strategy, but we don’t have…