Does it feel like you are always screaming, begging, sighing, and falling into the bed frustrated and defeated at the end of the day because you can't seem to get through to your child?
Children on the spectrum need a different level of structure and stimulation to thrive on an executive functioning level.
I am going to help you decode the process by utilizing the rewards system.
- The use of reward charts (technical term - token economy systems)
- (For younger children) introduce a simplified token economy system for activities or routines.
- The steps on how to implement a token economy system
- Token training
- Additional suggestions for using a token system
- Discuss fines and response cost systems
- Discuss how to fade the token system