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Building Confidence

Children and Teenagers with Autism Spectrum Disorder

By Raising Children Network

Summary

This online article discusses how parents of young people on the autism spectrum can protect their children's self-esteem by drawing attention to their areas of strength. It provides suggestions of strategies parents can use to increase self-esteem, and it also speaks about using special interests to develop other skills.

Raising Children Network is an information resource maintained by a partnership of agencies in Australia. Its website offers “evidence-based content you can trust on hundreds of topics about raising children and looking after yourself as a parent.” [Website]

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Visit www.raisingchildren.net.au/articles/autism_spectrum_disorder_building_confidence.html/context/1390

Subject(s)

This online article is in English

Publication:

Raising Children Network
Australia

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