The Child and Family Development team is excited about our upcoming conference, Autism Spectrum Disorder Conference: A Multidisciplinary Review of Current Research and Interventions. The conference includes 3 breakout sessions, including some related to preschool aged children with autism.
The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has many useful resources., including a list of tips to support preschoolers Occupational therapists help litte ones with ASD and recommend these suggestions:
|IF YOU WANT TO…
|Prepare yourself and your child for preschool
|Understand what going to preschool will mean for your child
|Share information about your child with the school
An occupational therapist can evaluate and treat children and teens to help them “live life to the fullest”.
Read more about occupational therapy services here.