This is an interactive course that goes into depth autism awareness. A recap of basic awareness and introduction to the autism spectrum and its variations. This course covers, triad of impairments and sensory processing. Also, it covers how to apply best practice while working and supporting people on the autism spectrum. Also, this course gets into further detail looking at different brain wiring and autism, different models of autism, prevalence rates, causes, etc. Personal and professional experiences are shared throughout the session to illustrate and bring balanced experiences of caring and supporting individuals on the autism spectrum.
Learning outcomes, by the end of this workshop attendees should:
Have a deeper understand and background of the autism spectrum disorder
Understand difficulties that may be faced by those on the autism spectrum
Be equipped with tools and techniques to use so that they can better understand and support individuals
Assessment: On going group discussions, activity, question and answers, creating a one page autism awareness/information leaflet.
*Refreshments such as tea and coffee are provided at our venues
*All our training and courses can also be tailored and delivered to individual organisations at own venue