Behavior management

Molly Reilly, a BCBA, shares her expertise on preventing problem behaviors with evidence based tools.

IDEA has put together Questions and Answers on providing services to children with disabilities during the coronavirus outbreak. Click here to view.

The National Council on Severe Autism is hosting a webinar to share best practices for preventing and managing severe autism behaviors at home. Register here.

The National Council on Severe Autism created an online event for parents and caregivers to share stories, concerns, advice, and questions. Topics included everything from hand washing to mommy guilt during this time. You can view the recorded video here.

Amy Kelly, autism advocate and mom to a daughter with ASD and ID, shares her advice on managing children at home.

The University of Miami-Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism & Relations Disabilities curated a fantastic list of resources such as social stories and visual tools for those working with individuals who have developmental disabilities, including special educators, therapists and families can be downloaded here and here.

Tamika Cody from News10 in Tampa interviewed local experts about things you can do at home with kids with autism during this challenging time, including dealing with playdates and boredom.

The National Council on Severe Autism is hosting a webinar on tips for home activities for children and adults with autism with a focus on more severe end of the spectrum. Ideas for skill building, exercise and fun, maintaining your sanity, and managing behavior will be shared. Register here.

The Center for Discovery has shared great ideas for indoor and outdoor activities for families in the time of coronavirus. Click here to view.