At Adulting on the Spectrum, we are dedicated to supporting individuals with autism on their journey toward greater independence at school, in the community, and at home. We provide interactive and practical resources that help teens and adults with autism become more self-reliant. We offer step-by-step life skills activities, free life skills video tutorials, and informative blog posts tailored to parents and caregivers.  Adulting on the Spectrum is your go-to site for practical and impactful tools that cover essential life skills.

Adulting Life Skills Resources for Teens and Adults, such as Career Resources, Independent Living Skills, Money Math Life Skills Worksheets and Finance Life Skills

Featured Life Skills Videos

Life Skills Video Tutorials: Our library of life skills videos is a valuable resource for individuals on the autism spectrum. These videos bring real-world experiences to life with age-appropriate graphics, making them an excellent fit for special education settings.

How to Fill Out a Job Application
How to fill out a job application is a life skills video designed to teach students about each section of a standard job application.

How to Create a Monthly Budget
How to create a monthly budget is a practical life skills resource video tutorial designed for autistic teens and adults.
How to Schedule an Appointment
How to schedule an appointment is a functional independent living skills resource for high school students and adults on the autism spectrum.
How to Create a Grocery Shopping List
How to create a grocery shopping list is a functional Special Education life skills resource video tutorial designed for autistic teens and adults.

Featured Life Skills Life Skills Activities

Interactive Life Skills Activities: Our carefully crafted activities are designed for teens and adults with autism and are ideal for life skills teachers, special education high school classrooms, adult autism life skill centers, individual therapy sessions (including ABA and speech therapy), and parents. These activities are written in clear and simple language, with questions and answers to reinforce learning and measure progress.

How to Read a Prescription Label is an interactive step-by-step life skills activity for teens that teaches students how to read a pill bottle, including medication warnings and drug interactions.

How to Create a Monthly Budget is a step-by-step life skills resource activity that teaches students to summarize their income, set savings goals, and identify monthly expenses.

How to Prepare for a Job Interview is a step-by-step special education life skills resource that covers everything from researching the company and position to anticipating interview questions and creating responses.

How to Dress for All Seasons and Occasions is a life skills activity that teaches high school students and young adults to choose appropriate clothing for each season and event.

Recent Blog Posts
Informed Blog Posts: Our blog caters to parents and caregivers of teens and adults with autism. We provide insights, guidance, and valuable information on various topics relevant to your unique journey. Explore our extensive collection of resources today and experience the transformative impact of Adulting Life Skills Resources. We believe that every step toward self-sufficiency and personal growth is a significant achievement, and Adulting Life Skills Resources is here to support you every step of the way.

Adulting on the Spectrum offers life skills resources that are a cornerstone for fostering independence in teens and adults on the autism spectrum. These resources are meticulously designed to provide essential life skills that pave the way for greater self-sufficiency and independence, making them ideal for autistic individuals seeking to enhance their daily living capabilities. Life skills teachers will find our materials particularly beneficial, as they are crafted to integrate seamlessly into existing curriculums, enhancing both the teaching experience and the learning outcomes. With user-friendly activities and videos that promote skill development, our resources are poised to transform traditional life skills education into a more engaging and effective practice.

For therapists, including ABA and speech therapists, our resources offer adaptable solutions tailored to the varied needs of their clients, ensuring personalized support that encourages continual growth. Adult Autism Life Skill Centers will discover that our specialized materials not only meet the unique needs of their programs but also enrich the overall learning environment, proving invaluable to the success of their clients. Parents and caregivers looking to support and empower their loved ones will find a treasure trove of resources designed to aid individuals with autism in navigating the complexities of adult life. By choosing Adulting on the Spectrum, you are joining a dedicated community committed to unlocking greater independence and success for those on the autism spectrum, bolstered by our commitment to quality, engaging educational content and real-world applicability.