Extended Family: Holidays, travel and gatherings
Holidays can be a great time to catch up with family but they can also be very stressful for families with ASD children. Especially if travel is involved.
Food, overstimulation and everything being out of the routine can all cause issues when the extended family meets. No one knows what your child needs to be safe and comfortable unless you tell them. so communication is key. Use these tips to make a successful get-together.