Parenting Tip of the Week
Research strongly supports the effectiveness of visual schedules (one way to provide structure and visual support, for individuals with autism). In the Ziggurat Model, structure (predictability) and visual supports (holding information still in a visual format) are an essential part of any program for individuals with autism. Schedules are helpful at school, at work, and at home. Suggestions for using visual schedules at home can be found here.