Feelings are the emotions that we experience everyday. Many people are able to decipher emotions by looking at a person’s face, reading nonverbal cues, and then determining how a person feels. However, for students on the Autism Spectrum, it is challenging to recognize facial expressions. It is also difficult for them to read nonverbal cues and understand how a person is feeling.
Nonverbal language cues include:
Strategies that help teach nonverbal language: