Autism Awareness

Target role: Teaching staff and parents

Dates

31 January 2017 Full day: Core day 1
01 February 2017 Full day: Core day 2
14 February 2017 AM: It’s OK to do things differently!
14 February 2017 PM: Play - It’s Fun!
14 March 2017 AM: Positive Behaviour
14 March 2017 PM: Thinking in Pictures
25 April 2017 Full day: Understanding and Creating Social Stories
16 May 2017 AM: Sensory Issues in Autism
16 May 2017 PM: Question and Answers

Information

2 Core Days

31st Jan 2017

9.30 - 3.00 Core Day 1
A two day introduction to understanding autism and the impact it has on a person's view of the world, strengths, behaviours and barriers to learning. 

1 st Feb 2017

9.30 - 3.00 Core Day 2
A two day introduction to understanding autism and the impact it has on a person's view of the world, strengths, behaviours and barriers to learning. 

(NB: both days must be completed before any workshops can be taken).

Optional Workshop Days

14th February 

10am - 12pm It’s OK to do things differently!
How to implement new strategies

1pm - 3pm Play - It’s Fun!
Developing play skills for children with Autism

14th March

10am - 12pm Positive Behaviour
Understanding behaviour and developing support strategies

1pm - 3pm Thinking in Pictures
How, why and when to use visual supports

25th April

9.30 - 3.00 Understanding and Creating Social Stories
Understanding the theory behind social stories and how to write your own

16th May

10am - 12pm Sensory Issues in Autism
An introduction to sensory processing issues and how we can help children to manage sensory input.

1pm - 3pm Question and Answers
An open session to explore queries & answer any questions.

Location

Cliffdale Primary Academy
Battenburg Avenue
Portsmouth
PO2 0SN

Costs

Professionals - £150
Parents of Children with Autism - £35

(Please note lunch is not included)

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