Learning Disabilities and Autism Training Course
£105 – £150
Learning Disabilities and Autism Training Course

Learning Disabilities and Autism Training Course

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Sitra (part of Homeless Link)

Gateway House

8 Milverton Street

London, United Kingdom

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all staff working with clients with learning disabilities or Autistic Spectrum Disorder, particularly those new to the field.

The course will cover:

  • recognising different types of learning disability 

  • identify possible causes of learning disabilities 

  • understand the definition of Autism and misconceptions surrounding it 

  • understand how ASD can be diagnosed 

  • list common symptoms of ASD 

  • understand how the “triad of impairment” links to ASD: communication, social interaction, flexibility of thinking 

  • identify the main points of the Autism Act 2009 and the Autism Strategy for England 

  • identify where Asperger Syndrome fits on the Autistic Spectrum

  • Explore effective communication strategies for working with clients with learning disabilities, including clients with MLD (Mild Learning Disabilities), Autism and challenging behaviour.

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Sitra/Homeless Link Members - £105 per person
Non-members - £150 per person

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Homeless Link
Charity Reg No: 1089173
Company Reg No: 4313826

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Sitra (part of Homeless Link)

Gateway House

8 Milverton Street

London, United Kingdom

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