Rewards are agreed upon by parent and child before points are earned.
A mix of down time, structured activities and family time benefits everyone.
A study from the University of Missouri found that 94 percent of autistic children benefited from owning a dog or other small pet, reporting gains in responsibility, assertiveness and social skills.
When your family tunes in to a game, watch for these successful pro athletes who also demonstrate outstanding values and character.
Parents can help their children with this transition. It takes patience and understanding, and the freedom to allow them to express what they’re feeling.