[Interview with Fox 8] Caring for someone that is on the Spectrum
Touchstone’s Angie Moran recently visited Fox 8 to discuss the continuing holiday season and some practical steps to prepare someone on the Autism Spectrum for travel and gatherings, and how to prepare family and friends for the occasion as well.
Here are a few of the tips:
- Use a calendar to countdown to the trip or event
- Show videos and/or pictures of the destination and travel stops like airports
- Bring favorite toys, blankets, snacks, etc.
- Have a quiet place ready