Teach new skills one on one. Complement them on what matters to them. Be curious and let them show you how they see the world. (View only) *Image courtesy of: http://pushtoshove.net/2013/07/18/good-advice/
Disability Fact Sheet - Autism Classroom Strategies This might seem completley random, however, an idea just clicked, that the theme of my window could be a factfile, called 'label the parts'-- like the sheets you have to fill in when you're at school. and of course my store is called 'Parts' so it has a clever link to the store.
This can be especially difficult when even family members forget this and think you're overreacting. In many cases, you can also seem to be overreacting to something when you're not... your generalized stress level just leaks through at times.