It’s 8 days to Christmas and music abounds, be sure to have a plan for
managing new sounds.
Dec. 18 Day 8 Escape Plan in Place
When it all becomes too much—too much noise, too many people, too much that’s unfamiliar—having a plan of escape to a place to self-regulate is always wise. With a Plan A and Plan B,
at least you have options. Practice a non-verbal hand signal your kid can give you to show you he needs to leave, instead of one child who shouted at the top of his lungs during his parents’ open house/New Year’s party, “It’s time for everyone to go home now! We’re done!”