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09
September 2021

Understanding and supporting Autism

Community events
Online
Thursday 9th September, 2021 - 10:00 to Friday 10th September, 2021 - 14:30

About this event

Understanding and Supporting Autistic People - 9th and 10th September 2021

This course builds your knowledge of autism and how to support autistic children and adults and is based on the SPELL framework.
 
SPELL is a framework for understanding and responding to autistic people’s needs. It will allow you to develop better practice and use evidence-based strategies to support autistic children and adults.
 
Our interactive virtual training delivery model ensures we are proud to deliver the exact same learning outcomes for you as our face-to-face training course, in a learner-friendly and accessible way.

This course is 1.5 hours twice a day for two days, via webinar. 

PLEASE NOTE: You need to attend both days and all sessions. 

Dates:

9th September10.00 till 11.30am and then 13.00 till 14.30

and

10th September 10am till 11.30am and then 13.00 till 14.30

Course Content

  • The main areas of difference in autism (social communication and interaction, sensory processing, information processing)
  • How does autism affect people’s lives?
  • Causes of anxiety and stress.
  • Introduction to the SPELL framework.

Contact details

If you would like to reserve a place on this course, (attending both sessions each day - a total of 4 sessions) please email: lynnbassett@warwickshire.gov.uk.