How to Talk to an Autistic Kid
While many young people know children with autism, they often find it hard to relate to them. That’s because the behaviour of autistic kids can seem off-putting and antisocial, even though the person with autism wants to be friends. This is frustrating for autistic kids and for their peers, and often leads to avoiding, ignoring, excluding—or bullying and teasing.
In How to Talk to an Autistic Kid, a 14-year-old boy describes what it’s like being autistic.
With frankness and optimism, Daniel provides personal stories, clear explanations, and supportive advice about how to get along with kids with autism.