The 80/20 principle is a powerful tool for working with your child when he or she is stuck in rigid thinking. Compromising might just be the key you’ve been looking for to make a lot of tough situations go more smoothly.
Processing has to do with the way someone’s brain filters and processes information. For children with ASD and other learning disabilities, the quality of processing is oftentimes slowed down or otherwise impaired. Understanding the processing funnel and related approaches can help you and your child avoid outbursts, communicate more effectively, and learn to process information more efficiently.