One strategy that is always successful is the use of a daily schedule. We use picture schedules for our toddlers and preschoolers, and these schedules give children a sense of security in knowing what comes next in the daily routine. The schedule also defuses some of the “war of wills” between the child and the adult.
Here are a couple of ideas that you might be able to use in your home:
Katherine Generaux, Community Inclusion Specialist