Social skills training for neurotypical people who don’t seem to know how to properly and positively engage with Autistic and ADHD people. Please educate yourselves as, despite your neurotype being the majority neurotype, you actually don’t possess the right to dictate social norms for all other neurotypes 😊
Are you struggling to connect with your Autistic child, sibling or friend?
Have a read through this training sheet on Autistic and ND social skills training FOR neurotypical people. We would love to help neurotypicals become more educated in how to socialise in a way is more acceptable to Autistic and ADHD people.
There is also some specific tips and strategies for Teachers to use in an educational space throughout this list.
For ease of communication, Autism and ADHD is collectively referred to as “AuDHD’er”
PDA – Pervasive Drive for Autonomy (or Pathological Demand Avoidance)
RSD – Rejection Sensitive Dysphoria
RDS – Reward Deficiency Syndrome
NT – Neurotypical
ND – Neurodivergent
Monotropic – The theory of mind regarding autism. Polarised thinking, best achieved by focusing on one thing at a time.