What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

HOW TO TALK TO AN AUTISTIC KID

     Home  >  Articles  > Advice & News
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: how to talk to an autistic kid, book by autistic author, book about autism acceptance, book that explains autism to children,


An autistic teen hopes to increase acceptance and understanding of those with autism through his book, "How to Talk to an Autistic Kid," which explains autism and its symptoms in easy-to-understand terms.

How to Talk to an Autistic Kid

Fourteen-year-old author Daniel Stefanski describes what it's like to have autism and how to be a good friend to someone who is autistic in How to Talk to an Autistic Kid. Stefanski (pictured on the cover) honestly discusses why sometimes children on the spectrum might talk too loud or stand too close, and he encourages readers to stick up for them if they're being bullied. A must-read for classmates, parents, and siblings. The book is available at Barnes & Noble and Amazon.com (Free Spirit Publishing; $12.99).

 


Never lack for a family activity

Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More Advice & News Articles

How to Discuss Your Child's Diagnosis with Your Child
What to Do if Your Child Has Challenging Symptoms but No Official Diagnosis
Study Finds Children With Autism More Sedentary Than Those Without the Disorder
Tips for Eating Gluten-Free at Every Restaurant
Teaching Your Child with Special Needs Difficult Skills

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Advice & News Sponsors


Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum (The)
258 Main St.
Ridgefield, CT
203-438-4519
Register Today! aldrichart.org/education/summer...

All Star Studios
108-21 72nd Avenue (4th floor)
Forest Hills, NY
718-268-2280
Classes offered include Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop...
Sterling Hills Mine Tour & Museum
30 Plant Street
Ogdensburg, NJ
973-209-6463 MINE)
...

300 New York
Pier 60/23rd & West Side Highway
New York, NY
212-835-2695
A place that actually encourages kids to knock thi...

Tutors on Wheels
369 Lexington Ave, Suite 333
New York, NY
646-237-7811
Since 2003, Tutors on Wheels has been providing t...
See Our Advice & News Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE