Autism Psychoeducation Worksheet for Parents
What is the theory behind this Autism Psychoeducation Worksheet for Parents?
Psychoeducation for parents of kids with autism prepares them to deal with the challenges ahead and take care of their kids in the best way possible. Being aware of periodic developmental screening and the early symptoms of autism can ensure treatment and management of this condition begins as early as possible.
How will the worksheet help?
This psychoeducation handout will help parents learn about what triggers their child’s challenging behavioral symptoms associated with their autism. It is important for them to figure out the triggers so that they are prepared well ahead to deal with them in case exposure is inevitable.
How to use the worksheet?
This psychoeducation handout can be used in mental health awareness programs along with other resources to help educate and spread awareness about what is to be expected from kids with autism. It can also be provided to parents or caregivers of children who have already received an autism diagnosis to help them understand their child’s behaviour better.
You can download this worksheet here.