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Strategies for a Successful Summer Break

Tips for Managing your Kids' Downtime to Help Make it Relaxing for Everyone

By Arky, Beth

Summary

This article presents families with a list of strategies that may be employed to help their child with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to deal with the transition from school to summer break. These strategies can help minimize the anxiety that may accompany the loss of the predictable routine of school so that summer vacation can be a fun and relaxing experience for the entire family.

"The Child Mind Institute is an independent nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Our teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most." [Website]

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Visit www.childmind.org/article/strategies-for-a-successful-summer-break/

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Child Mind Institute
New York State, United States

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