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Autism Training for Practitioners

Autism Training for Practitioners gives an extensive overview of autism, tackling complex issues such as the diagnostic process and key legislation from the Autism Act.

Aimed at:

Anyone who would like an in depth knowledge of the autism spectrum

Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of:

  • The concept and diversity of the autism spectrum
  • The history of autism, including prevalence and assumptions
  • Key legislation, including the Autism Act
  • The diagnostic process, focusing on updates to diagnosis and the Dyad of Impairment
  • The core areas of difference around communication, social understanding, processing information and sensory issues and strategies to support
  • The theories of the autistic mind; including the concepts of theory of mind, executive function and intensity of focus

Duration: 1 full day

Cost: £50 + VAT per delegate for our in-house course, located at our Creswell Head Office
£500 + VAT for an external course (up to 20 delegates) at a venue most convenient for you

Zoom or Teams session plus enquire regarding price

For more information about dates for our in house courses, or how to go about booking an external training course at a venue of your choice, please email training@autismeastmidlands.org.uk or contact us on 01909 506678