Back to School

The transition from summer back to school can be tough for everyone, especially families of individuals with autism. The daily routine established over the last 2 to 3 months is changing, and the time has come to go from camp or home back to the classroom. 

To help ease the stress and smooth the transition for you and your family, we have provided an array of tips and resources for everyone involved in the process, including students, parents, teachers and peers.

Here are a few tips for making a smoother transition back to school.

http://www.drhessautism.com/img/news/helping-kids-with-autism-transition.pdf

http://www.autismspeaks.org/sites/default/files/documents/family-services/tips_peter.pdf

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2011/09/24/back-to-school-with-autism-the-challenges-and-anxieties.html

http://www.pathfindersforautism.org/articleItem.aspx?id=55

A tip to focus on:

Prepare yourself. A calm family is better able to help a child create a smooth back to school transition.  Do everything you can to help reduce the stress level for your family during the back to school transition

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