Empowering autistic voice and choice

The Autism Professionals Annual Conference 2018

7 & 8 March 2018

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About the conference

Be inspired and learn from world-renowned experts

This annual two-day conference is a unique opportunity for senior professionals to discuss best practice and share learning. Hear the latest information from leading experts in the field and learn from case studies illustrating best practice. With four different seminar streams to choose from, you can select the seminars which are most relevant to your work.

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:

  • recognising and treating anxiety
  • helping parents to improve their child's sleep patterns
  • employment for autistic adults
  • using speech and language tools to aid communication
  • developing a new adult diagnostic tool
  • eating disorders in autistic women
  • autism and epilepsy
  • techniques for coping with bullying.

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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:

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    Why attend this conference?  

    • Hear the UK’s leading experts provide insights into strategies to support autistic people.  
    • Be inspired by first-hand accounts of the unique issues that affect autistic people and what you can do to help.
    • Learn practical strategies for adapting your practice and improve how you deliver support.
    • Discover new ways of enabling autistic people to get their voice and choices heard.
    • Meet and network with other professionals and experts in the field.
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    Autism Professionals Awards

    We are delighted to announce that the 2018 Autism Professionals Awards are now open!

    The Autism Professionals Awards have been created to recognise and reward services and professionals who are leading the way in innovative autism practice and making a real difference to the lives of autistic people in the UK.

    Visit the Autism Professionals Awards website to find out more and to get details on how to enter, or contact Chiara Martinelli.

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    A very informative event that was also inspiring and thought provoking

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    Public/third/charity sectors Independent contractor/freelancer

    Corporate sector

    2-day conference + dinner

    £515 + VAT £515 + VAT

    £715 + VAT

    2-day conference only

    £455 + VAT £455 + VAT

    £655 + VAT

    1-day conference only

    £295 + VAT £295 + VAT

    £495 + VAT

    Awards dinner only

    £60 + VAT £60 + VAT

    £60 + VAT

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

    Book now

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