Autism, Learning Disabilities & Offending Behaviour Conference - online conference

16 and 17 September 2020

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About the event

Autism, Intellectual Disability and Offending Behaviour : Criminal Justice and Forensic Healthcare 

Do you work with offenders with an intellectual and / or developmental disability, including autism? Do you struggle to find time in your daily work to learn about policy, new strategies that are available and to keep up with the research on best practice?

If so, join us at this two-day online conference to discover the latest thinking from eminent international speakers, as well as learn from smaller scale research and innovations in the concurrent sessions. The conference sessions are delivered online with live and interactive questions at the end of each presentation. The recording of the conference will be available to delegates on demand for a limited time after the event.

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Autism Professionals Conference 2019
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Key topics

Some of the key topics this conference will cover include:

  • learning disability / developmental disability and the criminal justice system
  • benchmarking in forensic LD and developmental disability settings
  • autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger syndrome
  • education and training needs of staff
  • provision of up-to-date information on legal aspects and complex needs
  • treatment approaches – what works?
  • residential and community supervision
  • criminal justice system
  • supporting offenders leaving prison
  • fire raising offence and motivation for arson
  • women offenders - support coming out of custody

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Who should attend?

  • Anyone who works with people with learning disabilities or autistic people who are at risk of offending or have offended.
  • Assessment/treatment teams.
  • Secure unit teams.
  • Youth offending groups.
  • Prevent teams.
  • Police force.
  • Specialist solicitors and lawyers.

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Confirmed Speakers

We have gathered together some of the most highly respected professionals in the industry to discuss the role in scaling companies in today's environment. Among our esteemed speakers and panelists are:
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Why Attend?  

  • Gain an overview of forensic learning disability and developmental disability services from an international perspective.  
  • Hear the latest thinking on legal aspects and complex needs treatment approaches – what works?
  • Discuss different models of care for effective clinical interventions.
  • Improve benchmarking in forensic LD and developmental disability settings.
  • Evaluate the education and training needs of your team.
  • Find out more about offenders with autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger syndrome.
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Online conference and on demand
£249 + VAT
Online conference and on demand - one-day rate
£149 + VAT

All bookings are taken via card, please note if you require to be invoiced please contact us with your full organisation details so we can carry out the relevant checks before you make your booking.

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Incredibly inspiring few days, great networking opportunities and chance to meet with colleagues in the field.

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