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Autism Understanding & Awareness in Children

1 June 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

This is an introductory workshop and may not be suitable for those in clinical settings. Workshops are based on small group interactions. Please do ensure you are committed to attending the full duration of the workshop. The workshop is costed at £75 PP and has been funded by North East London Health and Care Partnership.

Do you want to improve your understanding of Autism? And how you can support someone on the Autism spectrum? North East London Training Hub in partnership with North East London Health and Care Partnership are offering all staff working in the region an opportunity to take part in this half day workshop

The workshop objectives include:
• An introduction to the Spectrum
• Characteristics of autism
o Communication
o Rigidity and repetitive behaviours
o Sensory
o Strengths
• What works
• Legislative requirements

Course facilitation
The course will be delivered in a combination of theory, as well as practical and interactive exercises. Attendees will also have the opportunity to consider action points going forward after the course.