Who should attend:
Any person wanting to gain a basic understanding of autism and differentiate between behaviors that arise from an individual’s personality or life experience and those that are directly due to their disability.
Delegates will gain practical ideas on how to improve support and reduce stress levels of people with autism.
The course involves several activities to support the learning and development aspects of this course and will be delivered by a variety of teaching methods including: presentation; small group discussion; whole group discussion; individual work; case studies and handouts.
All candidates who participate to the required level will receive a certificate of attendance from Essential Training.
An introduction to Autism & Autism Spectrum Disorders
Symptoms of Autism & Autism Spectrum Disorders
• Language and communication
• Poor imagination
Causes and treatments -
Effects of Autism
Triad of Impairments
Asperger’s Syndrome -
• Difficulty making friends,
• Difficulty reading or communicating through non-verbal cues such as facial expressions & body languages,
Difficulty understanding social cues
For more details on this course or any other training please call 01271 830338 or use our contact form to request a call