celestialmechanic:

INTRACRANIAL SUPERCOLLIDER: autism awareness for aides

realsocialskills:

flannelfrog asked realsocialskills:
2012-12-30 22:29
I recently got a job offer to be an in-school aid for a gradeschooler I know with aspergers and I’m genuinely afraid to take it because, while I have teaching experience, I’ve never been an aid before. I’m afraid…

If something is an order, do not phrase it as a request. Doing so teaches people to be incapable of saying no.

This is good advice in general.

Yes. And it is especially important for people with communication disorders.