When speaking to the parent of an Autistic child, it's important to be mindful and respectful of their experiences and feelings. Here are some things you should never say to the parent of an Autistic child:
Instead, focus on offering your support and understanding. Ask the parent how you can help or what they need, and listen without judgement. Let them know that you are there for them and that you care about their child. By showing empathy and understanding, you can help create a warm and supportive environment for the parent and their Autistic child.