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behaviour-handling

EAP Malaysia’s Response To The Arrest of Young Man With Autism

By | autism-awareness, behaviour-handling, parents-siblings-relatives-and-carers, resource, social-play-skills

It is very unfortunate for both families involved in the recent incident in Kuala Lumpur, involving a 22-year old man with autism, Ahmad Ziqri, who was arrested after being accused of molesting another woman. In light of the recent events, we at EAP were asked for our perspective by a number of media reporters and so we would like to share our thoughts on the matter, as well as to recommend various strategies that would equip other individuals with autism with the expected behaviours and appropriate social skills with regards to this matter…

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Preparing Your Child With Autism For Christmas

By | applied-behavioural-analysis, behaviour-handling, events, holiday-tips, resource, teaching-tips-tools

During the Christmas season, most families may want to participate in various Christmas activities and events, however, these activities/events may be potentially challenging for a child with autism. This week on our blog, we would like to share with your some tips and strategies on how to prepare your child for Christmas.

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Preparing Your Child With Autism For A Successful Trip To The Aquarium

By | applied-behavioural-analysis, behaviour-handling, daily-living-skills, resource, teaching-tips-tools

The aquarium can be a fun and educational place for children and families to visit. Most families enjoy taking trips to the aquarium during the weekends or school holidays, and schools may also organise field trips to the aquarium. Nonetheless, going to new and unfamiliar places can be potentially challenging for children with autism. Furthermore, the aquarium can be dark and crowded during peak hours, which could trigger anxiety in children with autism.

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