What is the most beautiful gift you can give your child with autism? The gift of time and presence. Ok, those are technically two gifts but I would say they go hand in hand. These are 10 of my favorite ways to be present with your child with autism.
Children thrive knowing that you are there for them, that you love them and support them no matter what and that they are your priority. What better way to show them this than to put aside time each day to fully engage with them?
I know all of the things you are balancing as a special needs parent : packed schedules, therapy sessions, special dietary requirements, learning goals and so much more! It can be difficult to find time to connect and have quality time with your child with autism.
I hope that these ideas will help you be more present with your child with autism! Click on each idea for a detailed post about the topic.
3. Cook together.
6. Do family yoga.
10. Play with straws.
What are your favorite family activities? How do you spend time with your child? I would love to hear from you and learn more about the fun activities you do with your little one! ♥
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