Whether it’s helping to prepare for a trip to the hospital, going on vacation, or just resolving day-to-day behaviors such as eating, hygiene, or sharing toys, social stories can be a part of your arsenal of tools to help your child navigate social challenges.
In life, you’re either heading into a storm, in the middle of a storm, or coming out of a storm. You have just been told that your child has autism. You’re in the middle of a storm. But have no fear, you can weather this storm as long as you prepare yourself with the proper storm gear.