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Attention Autism Training
Fri 3 February 2017, 09:00 – 16:00 GMT
ATTENTION AUTISM TRAINING
A two day training course
Friday 3rd February & Friday 24th February
Friday 3rd March & Friday 17th March
Friday 21st April & Friday 12th May
9am - 4pm
Cost: £150.00 (Including lunch and refreshments)
This two day course equips attendees with the skills to set up and run the 4 Stage Attention Autism programme. The training focuses on the practical aspects of intervention, working in a team and offering an irresistible invitation to learn. The Attention Autism programme targets the teaching of attention, communication and social interaction skills.
Presenting the first two stages of the four stage Attention Autism programme;
Stage 1 - Focusing Attention
Stage 2 -Sustaining attention
- Exploring the impact of autism spectrum disorders on the development of attention skills and the impact this has on a child’s ability to learn
- Practical hands-on opportunities for you to try out activities at each stage and discuss application of the programme within their setting or service
Introducing and focusing on;
Stage 3 - Shifting Attention
Stage 4: shifting and sustaining attention including a transition to independent working.
- Exploring the ways in which communication development can be targeted and nurtured within sessions ensuring the needs of the children can be sensitively met
- Focusing on building functional social communication, understanding and spontaneous communication
- Sharing ideas and activities and enabling you to set up and run the full programme!
If you have any queries please contact Gemma Courtney 0207 254 8096
*Please note payment must be recieved in full before the first day of the event