Going back to school after the long summer holidays is something that at a lot of parents look forward to. However for parents with children who are very anxious or on the autism spectrum this is a double-edged sword.
Your child is well behaved at school, polite and follows instruction. Every teacher says what a pleasure they are to have in the classroom. But as soon as the school day ends and they set foot outside the school BAM, the horns come out and they explode.
10 things I wish I knew when I had a toddler with undiagnosed autism. Knowing these 10 things would of made life far more pleasurable for everyone. I would be living with less guilt and quite possibly it could of prevented my post natal depression.