Autism and Mental Health Conference 2018

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, Leeds

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About the conference

Location: Leeds

Be inspired and learn from world-renowned experts

This conference will give you tools and strategies to identify and provide targeted support for autistic children and adults who have mental health difficulties. With three different streams to choose from, attendees can select the seminars that are most relevant to their daily work. This event is a great opportunity to hear from and network with acknowledged experts in the field and to gain a wealth of knowledge, engage in debate and exchange new ideas.

Don’t miss out!

Places are limited so book now to secure your place.

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Key topics

Some of the key topics this conference will cover include:

  • reducing stress and anxiety in school
  • accessing support through online communities
  • tackling mental health issues in young girls
  • achieving positive mental health and wellbeing
  • mindfulness and stress reduction

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    Confirmed speakers

    Our top international speakers will give you unique insight and understanding into autism. Among our expert speakers and panelists are:

    View all speakers
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    Why attend this conference?  

    • Hear the UK’s leading experts provide insights into strategies to support autistic people.  
    • Understand how to adapt your practice to meet the needs of autistic children and adults.
    • Discover practical strategies to improve how you deliver support.
    • Learn from autistic people about what will help improve their mental health and wellbeing.
    • Meet and network with other professionals and experts in the field.
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    Who should attend?  

    • Clinicians across the professional field, including child and adolescent psychiatrists, clinical psychologists, paediatricians, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and GPs.
    • Psychiatric and mental health nurses. 
    • Directors/service managers/team leaders of CAMHS teams and adult mental health services.
    • Commissioners for CAMHS and adult mental health services.
    • Social workers and support workers.
    • Education professionals from mainstream schools, special schools and local authorities.
    • Voluntary sector groups and not-for-profit organisations.
    • Autistic individuals and their parents, families and carers.
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    What an inspiration, personally and professionally! I have so many new ideas ready to use and apply!

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    Standard Delegate Rate

    £195 + VAT

    NAS Members' & Staff Rate

    £175 + VAT

    Exhibitor Rate

    £395 + VAT
    Autistic Individuals / Parents / Families / Carers
    Please call 0115 911 3367 or email before proceeding to book, in order to gain a discount code for this rate.  This rate is for the above noted who will personally be paying for their place and not via an organisation.
     £95 + VAT

     Don't delay - book now to secure your place at this unique and inspiring conference.

    Book now