Oppositional Defiant Disorder behavior chart: this chart gives a visual of how ODD works with a person. It can help you understand the different aspects of ODD and it is visually appealing for Aidan so
Behavior mapping and Autism Spectrum Disorder. "Behavior Mapping: A Visual Strategy for Teaching Appropriate Behavior to Individuals With Autism Spectrum and Related Disabilities" by Amy Buie, MEd, BCBA, LBA.
Teaching your child to recognize and regulate emotions is especially difficult if the child is on the autism spectrum. Emotion thermometers are designed to help you and your child recognize the early warning signs before a meltdown happens.
Knowing the difference between tantrums and sensory meltdown helps you better respond. "To tame tantrums, acknowledge what your child needs without giving in. - To manage a meltdown, help your child find a safe, quiet place to de-escalate.