Social Story: Riding in the Car for Road Trips

By Heather

According to the U.S Department of Transportation, during the Christmas/New Year's Holiday period the number of long-distance travel rises by 23 percent and 43 percent of you traveling are doing so because you want to see family and/or friends for the holidays. As you probably know, preparing a child with autism for a trip is vital to having a smooth drive to and from your destination. A great way to accomplish this is by using social stories. Below we have a social story that you can print off for your own use, or use as a guide for creating your own. Safe travels!