Introduction to autism, Asperger Syndrome and person-centred approaches (incorporating the Dignity Challenge) (Ref AAS)
Personal assistants, families, volunteers, other professionals and anyone with an interest in autism. Anyone looking for introductory training in autism who has had little experience or no formal/accredited training at this level.
This course can also be delivered in-house.
This course provides an introductory awareness of autism spectrum conditions. It provides learners with key areas of knowledge and explores important themes such as individuality, communication, behaviour and person centred support. ?This course also explores the strengths and challenges faced by individuals with Asperger syndrome. ?It focuses on support needs and strategies that promote independence and well-being. ?The course covers legislation and government initiatives in support of individuals with Asperger Syndrome.
Cost:??50 + VAT per delegate for our in-house course, or ?500 + VAT for an external course (up to 20 delegates)
Time:?Registration at 9.00am for?9.30am ? 3.00pm