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Most experts do a great job of presenting the problems teens with autism in teenage years face during their adolescence.
This two-part article gives parents some important tips and suggestions. Part 2 gives suggestions that have worked for parents of teens with ASD.
Plus, during high school issues of sexuality and a desire for independence from parents create even more problems.
In the teenage world where everyone feels insecure, teens that appear different are ostracized. One teen talks in a loud unmodulated voice, avoids eye contact, interrupts others, violates physical space, and steers the conversation to her favorite odd topic.
One girl ended a close friendship with this note: “Your expectations exhaust me.
They can show incredible focus leading them to become accomplished musicians, historians, mathematicians, etc.They now have to deal with four to six teachers instead of one.The likelihood that a teacher will be indifferent or even hostile toward making special accommodations is certain.A high school term paper or a science fair project becomes impossible to manage because no one has taught the Spectrum child to break the project up into a series of small steps.Even though the academic stress on an ASD teen can be overwhelming, school administrators may be reluctant to enroll him in special education at this late point in his educational career. The hormonal changes and problems outlined above might mean that an ASD teen becomes emotionally overwhelmed. Boys often act up by physically attacking a teacher or peer.