Helping Your Loved One With Autism Cope With Feelings of Loss
A short article describing three concrete coping activities: making a memory bracelet, writing a goodbye letter, and seeking additional help through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Includes a video to help others understand a .
Talking End of Life…with people with intellectual disabilities
Some people with autism also have an intellectual disability, and some people with autism do not. Talking End of Life (TEL) is a website that shows you how to teach people with an intellectual disability about end of life. It is designed for disability support professionals (DSPs) but is also helpful for families, health professionals, and educators. With assistance, people with intellectual disability might also find the TEL information helpful. Learn more about TEL and watch a 2:54 minute introduction video about their online toolkit.