ACAE is a training and advocacy enterprise, which utilises the skills and experience of our founding member who is a qualified trainer and has a fountain of experience supporting people on the autism spectrum and related conditions (comorbidities). This professional experience is complimented by over 10 years of personal experiences as a mother of two boys with diagnoses of autism. Put together these experiences provide in depth knowledge presented in interactive and relaxed atmosphere. Also, uses real life examples and co-deliver with individuals on the autism spectrum whenever possible. Also, the course content is engaging with quizzes and questions, leaving you with information to go away and apply what you have learned or urge to find out more and research.
Training is delivered in workshops format and courses can be made bespoke to your service and setting needs. For example, training for schools, medical professionals, social care professionals, public places, leisure places, employers, justice systems, etc. ACAE’s training team will speak and work with you to identify the needs of your staff and tailor training to equip them with increased understanding and tools to support service users more appropriately.
At ACAE we also deliver Positive Speaking about disability- This uses personal and professional experience and focus more on the positive aspects for people with disabilities, their families and others. The talks focus on positive, real examples and role models to challenge attitudes and what may be viewed as negative into a positive. For example, positive elements and benefits of employing people on the autism spectrum, got the label use it as a key to opportunities, etc. For more information on services, courses and fees please contact us