Autism, parents, checklist, (ignore the 2013 bit) - a good perspective into what these parents have on their plates. Parents please note - it recommends "You time" as well, plus time & space away from the all consuming world of Autism.
Behaviour management "Calm down" is a phrase that we all use, especially with kids when experiencing intense emotions. Here are some alternative phrases that just might yield better results, and an action plan to put them in place.
27 Memes That Nail What It's Like to Be an 'Autism Parent'
Raising aware and open-minded neurotypical kids starts when you teach them that there are people who are born with different circumstances than them. Here are a few tips for explaining autism to neurotypical kids.
Autism Parenting-- High Functioning Autism / PDD-NOS / Asperger's Syndrome. I agree with everything BUT it's not TANTRUMS they are MELTDOWNS. Kids do tantrums when they want something Autism kids do it because they can't process what they want to say.