Making use of sensory aides
Non-verbal Communication and Sensory Aides
In addition to verbal communication, there are a variety of other sensory tools that can be used to help a child understand what is happening.
Tactile support, specifically in regard to communication is any kind of touch that is used to convey something, such as a handshake. Being clear on the meaning of these physical/tactile cues will help with consistency of communication.