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ASD Awareness course for dads and male carers

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Cassandra Learning Centre HQ

1433a London Road

(entrance on Stanford Rd)

London

SW16 4AW

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The training involves five sessions, each with set areas to discuss and explore. The sessions incorporate various methods, including talks and some practical based activities in order to providesome links with the wider world. The topics covered are as follows:

Session 1 - 21st February 2018

What is Autism? Including

o Theory of Mind/mindfulness

o The logical side of autism

o Issues relating to literal understanding

Session 2 - 7th March 2018

Impact of autism on the individual

o Obsessions

o Behaviours

o Ways to support the individual

Session 3 - 14th March 2018

Impact of autism upon others

o Siblings

o Extended family

o Society

o Parents including emotional attachments and “bereavement”

Session 4 - 28th March 2018

Support that can be given

o Being able to support whilst keeping everyone safe

o Trying to reduce firefighting and increase consistency

o Changes in life that occur including puberty

Session 5 - 4th April 2018

This session is more about looking at individual issues amongst the participants as well as providing time to cover any topics that may arise during the course.


Facilitator Mark Brown,founder of Special Help 4 Special Needs has over 30 years
experience working with people with special needs, including working with children with special needs since 2000. He knows too well of
the many challenges families face. Mark specialises in sexuality and puberty
including sexualised behaviour

For more information email SEND@clcentre.org.uk

Venue is not wheelchair acessible

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Cassandra Learning Centre HQ

1433a London Road

(entrance on Stanford Rd)

London

SW16 4AW

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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