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How much tv is to much?

I have a son who is autistic and loves to watch tv/movies he does play and color but i feel like the tv is his best friend.

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honey_bear_2787

Asked by honey_bear_2787 at 11:15 AM on Dec. 10, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • If the tv is his best friend then it's too much.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 11:15 AM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • My ds had rather watch tv than do anything else. (ASD-9 years old). I do not allow him to watch it all day, I make him come and "socialize" with the family. Which he spends most of the time asking when he can go back lol. It is his only real "escape" from his day to day school work and therapies, and on bad days I do allow him more time. I think it's up to you how much is too much, with our children, nothing is "typical".
    Austinsmom35

    Answer by Austinsmom35 at 3:22 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

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