Family Development

Transitions are a part of everyday life, some examples include bigger transitions like moving house or starting a new school to smaller transitions such as moving from one task to another in the classroom. For some autistic people, transitions can cause feelings of anxiety and stress and be extremely challenging. This section provides some ideas to think about, to increase your understanding and provide support strategies during this time.

Tips for transitions Tips for returning to school Moving schools
Moving house  Support through staffing changes Supporting seasonal changes 
Starting further education Support during a parent separation Adjusting to a new sibling
First day at primary school Preparing for the first day at nursery