10 Life Skills to Teach Your Child With Autism

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1. Familiarize Him With His Senses

It's often difficult for a child with autism to understand what his senses are telling him. One way to increase his sensory awareness is to remind him to pay attention to signs that his body is sending him. For example, you might have him set an alarm to go off every two hours so that he can ask himself whether he's feeling hungry or has a full bladder.