World Autism Awareness Day: 'Disclose what COVID-19 is and create a routine'
The World Autism Awareness Day this year is observed amidst a global coronavirus outbreak.
Each year on 2 April, the world recognises and celebrates persons with autism.
Speaking to Joanne Joseph, Action in Autism chairperson Liza Aziz says the lockdown has been very difficult for people with autism.
They feel their emotions very strongly and the lockdown isolates them even further.Liza Aziz, Chairperson - Action in Autism
Understanding your child's autism at this time is very important and providing them with reassurance. The caregiver must take time to themselves as well.Liza Aziz, Chairperson - Action in Autism
Establishing a routine is very important and disclosing what COVID-19 is and how it affects them.Liza Aziz, Chairperson - Action in Autism
Listen to the full interview below...
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