The focus will depend on the specific needs of your child, but common skill targets include:

  • Toilet training
  • Adaptive living skills (feeding, dressing, bathing)
  • Receptive language (following directions, selecting objects)
  • Expressive language (labeling objects, people, emotions)
  • Play and leisure skills (playing with toys, expanding beyond electronics)
  • Social skills (initiating conversation, responding to questions from peers, interactive play)
  • Ready-to-learn behaviors (sitting in a chair at table or desk, looking at instructor)