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Asperger Syndrome: Working Clinically With Individuals and Couples

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Drake House

44 St. George's Road

Wimbledon

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SW19 4ED

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Workshop cost: £120 + booking fees / 10% discount for Wimbledon Guild counsellors/ Limited early-bird discount of 15% available until 3rd August 2018 or until they sell out- spaces are limited to 25 for this workshop

Asperger Syndrome: Working Clinically With Individuals and Couples

Facilitated by Maxine Aston

The workshop:

Raising Awareness of in Couple Relationships affected by Asperger Syndrome: A one day workshop aimed at professionals working with individuals affected by Asperger syndrome. The aim of the workshop is to increase the understanding of this complex disorder and develop useful methods and strategies for working with individuals and couples affected by Asperger syndrome

Workshops are interactive and offer a balanced combination of activities, learning and discussion. The workshop is sensitively paced to meet individual needs and there will be time allowed for having questions answered

Aims-

  • Understand the facts behind Asperger syndrome

  • Understand what is meant by Theory of mind, Meltdown and mindreading

  • To develop a better knowledge of the Autistic Spectrum

  • To understand how both partners in a couple relationship will be affected

  • To practice in role plays in Communication.

  • .To look at case studies

  • To have knowledge of tools and strategies that may help the couple to discuss feelings and emotions

The trainer :
  • Maxine Aston is a BACP accredited counsellor and has an MSc in Health Psychology. Maxine is also qualified as a supervisor and a teacher in Adult Education. Maxine runs her own Counselling Centre where she specialises in working with individuals, couples and families affected by Asperger syndrome, she has specialised in this area since 1998. Maxine is one of the few professionals working with adults in relationships and also able to offer assessments for those seeking to discover if they are on the Spectrum. Maxine has been running works both in Scotland and England for twenty years. In addition Maxine’s two day workshops, for partners that live with a person with Asperger syndrome, have been highly successful and attended by participants from all over the world.


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