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ASD and Challenging Behaviour - The Curly Hair Project in Bristol

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Fedden Buildings

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Lockleaze

BS7 9FB

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This workshop will look at behaviours commonly seen in ASD, that may be considered 'challenging.' We will look at the underlying reasons for behaviours and strategies for managing these behaviours. Topics covered include:

  • The 4 main causes of challenging behaviour
  • Rigidity, avoidance and repetitive questioning
  • Self-injurious behaviour
  • Improving the environment and improving communication to change these behaviours

This workshop meets Continual Professional Development criteria at an intermediate level.

Audience:

  • parents and families
  • teachers and teaching staff

Although we discuss young people and children, the workshops were not created for children. We don't want them to be bored during the workshop so if you do bring them please also bring their colouring books, iPads etc. and feel free to get up and go as much as you/they wish.

This workshop is relevant to both males and females.

Feedback:

"I found the reasons behind challenging behaviour very interesting and would love to learn more."


If numbers for this workshop are low, we will have no choice but to cancel it. Please check your email inbox and spam one or two days before the workshop is due to run as we will send you an email if it has been cancelled.


About the curly hair project

The curly hair project is a UK social enterprise dedicated to supporting women and girls with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their loved ones. Founder Alis Rowe created the organisation in 2013 after struggling to find good quality, uplifting information about ASD for herself. Alis Rowe is an acclaimed author and award winning young entrepreneur. Her work has been endorsed by leading professionals including Professor Tony Attwood. For information about the curly hair project, please visit www.thegirlwiththecurlyhair.co.uk.

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BS7 9FB

United Kingdom

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