A meltdown is not a tantrum

Recognising and managing meltdowns and tantrums is vital to support people with an ASD. Every child with an ASD will experience very individual symptoms that are unique to them. Not all individuals with an ASD will experience a “meltdown” and instead may “shut down.” It is very important you are familiar with each child’s triggers and responses.

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Sue Larkey’s article – A meltdown is not a tantrum