A psychology and mental health expert shares her top tips for how you can help your autistic child develop good social skills.
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Five Social Skills Activities For Children With Autism

A psychology and mental health expert shares her top tips for how you can help your autistic child develop good social skills. While it’s a common myth that autism causes a child to be anti-social, children with autism need and want to make friends. However, they lack essential communication skills to function socially with peers.

Structured VS Unstructured Play: Which is Better for Children with Autism?
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Structured VS Unstructured Play: Which is Better for Children with Autism?

There are two categories of play activities: structured and unstructured. But what is the difference, and which is more beneficial for children with special needs like autism? Unstructured play is any activity designated as “free play” or “free time.” This category of play is completely child-led, without instruction from an adult. Unstructured play also does