To The Child With Autism Who Wished Everyone “Happy September 11th”
After learning that my client with autism said “Happy September 11th!” to people he encountered on one of the 9/11 anniversaries, I started thinking about how to teach kids with special needs overcome any confusion about commemorative holidays and other special days of remembrance. Here are those suggestions:
--- About the author: Karen Kabaki-Sisto, M.S. CCC-SLP, has been a communication expert for over 20 years. As a certified Speech-Language Pathologist and Applied Behavior Analysis Instructor, Karen has been empowering people with autism & special needs to have more meaningful conversations like never before. Her highly effective I CAN! For Autism Method™ - perfected for over 10 years and now incorporated within the iPad app “I Can Have Conversations With You!™” - is changing lives through improved social and language skills. It is 100% fun for both kids and adults to use! Join the conversation at www.iCanForAutism.com.