So, Your Child is Having a Meltdown

This small stuffed Perry the Platypus is one of the most requested stuffies in my calming bag.

As someone who works with kids on the spectrum, I’ve witnessed my fair share of meltdowns.  As I said in my sensory 101 post, a meltdown is not a tantrum.  A tantrum happens when a child wants something (a toy, candy, attention) and is not getting it. In contrast, a meltdown occurs when a child… Continue reading So, Your Child is Having a Meltdown