An introduction to autism and using the SPELL framework for supporting autistic people

6 November 2018

 
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About the course

This one day introductory course builds your knowledge of autism and how to support autistic children and adults.

Don’t miss out!
Places are limited so book now to avoid disappointment.

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Course overview

Some of the key topics this course will cover include:


  • The main areas of difference in autism (social communication and interaction, sensory processing, information processing)
  • How does autism affect people’s lives?
  • Causes of anxiety and stress
  • Introduction to the SPELL framework
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Benefits of attending    

  • This course brings together knowledge about autism and practical approaches that will help you immediately in your work.
  • You will meet fellow practitioners and work with a National Autistic Society trainer who has many years’ experience of supporting autistic people.
  • On completion of the course you can join Network Autism, our online professionals’ forum.
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Who should attend?

This course is ideal for anyone who works with autistic children or adults and wants to know more about autism and supportive approaches.
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I am more aware now of new strategies to use when communicating with people who have autism.

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Fees

The course costs just £185 + VAT and includes:

  • training booklet and information provided for each delegate
  • opportunity to hear autistic perspectives; this may be through films, quotes from autistic people or the inclusion of a speaker by experience
  • signposting to relevant literature and resources.
  • certificate of attendance for your CPD records
  • lunch and refreshments.

 

Don't delay - book now to secure your place on this unique and inspiring training course.

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