Ann’s Autism Blog: Autistic Children and Toilets: Misunderstanding the Difficulties

Many autistic children sense the world very differently from how many parents and teachers expect.

Above, an example of how an autistic child may see a room with a toilet and hand basin in it.  A tiled wall, a patterned vinyl floor surface.  Would you put your feet on that floor?  Could you work out what it was?  Could you even reliably find the toilet?

 

Source: Ann’s Autism Blog: Autistic Children and Toilets: Misunderstanding the Difficulties

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