Communication skills with children and young people with autism - 1 day

Southwark Employees Price: £500 Associates Price: £500


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Venue: Training Room G01c, Ground Floor, 160 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2QH

Length: 1 day

CPD: 6

Who is it for?

This course is for children's social workers and associated professionals working directly with children with autism.

What does it cover?

This course covers

  • How children and young people with autism think and learn.
  • The reasons behind the difficulties faced by children and young people with autism in learning, social interaction and communication.
  • Looking at Autism friendly education, environments and transition into adulthood.
  • Practical strategies used to support children on the autism spectrum with their behaviours and communication in education, social, service, transition and home settings.
  • To look at the progress a child can make when consistently supported.
  • How to effectively to support children on the autism spectrum positively
  • Where to find further information and to stay up to date with current research.

What are the course outcomes?

Participants will be able to...

  • Understand the autism spectrum more fully.
  • Practically support children and young people with autism.
  • Understand the theory behind education and support interventions.
  • Stay up to date with research and information.

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