Autism Awareness

 

Course duration:

3 hours

About:

This course aims to help attendees gain an awareness of autism, including the history of autism and various autistic spectrum disorders. The course emphasis is on sensory perception so delegates can try to understand what it feels like to have autism. 

Delegates will also learn the skills needed to deliver person-centred care and support, how to adapt communication and the environment and how to better understand the behaviours of those with autism. 
 

Benefits Of Attending:

  • Know the history and background of autism
  • Know different conditions and common features within the autistic spectrum
  • Understand the triad of impairment 
  • Be able to understand what it is like to have autism through sensory perception
  • Know the supportive interventions and practical approaches to help those with autism
  • Gain the skills needed to deliver person-centred care
     
 

What This Course Covers:

  • The history and background of autistic spectrum conditions
  • Current thinking and theory related to autistic spectrum conditions
  • The different conditions and common features within the autistic spectrum
  • Sensory perception
  • Practical approaches to helping those with autism, including person-centred support, communication techniques and sensory rooms/systems

Who Should Attend:

This course is aimed at any individuals, but in particular health and social care workers, who support individuals with autism and who want a basic awareness of the autistic spectrum.

Certification:

Upon completion of the full day course, attendees will receive a certificate of attendance.

Minimum Recommended Refresher Frequency:

Every 3 years

 

 
how to support people with autism
 

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