and not just routine his/her way through life, even if that is the perspective humanity thinks he/she should be.”
Applied behavioral analysis is very important to the health of children with ASD. However, its important to let them be who they are. They, like every individual, should be allowed to feel. A person will be remembered as good, loving, knowing joy, feeling emotions and touching lives simply by being around others.
Quote from Maria Rohan, RN, BSN. Read more – https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/teach-without-making-child-robot/