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Autism & Demand Avoidance

13th September, 2022 9:30 am-12:30 pm

 

A half day workshop providing information about the demand avoidant presentation of autism and advice on how to support those with demand avoidant behaviour of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • what is meant by ‘demand avoidance’ in relation to autism and the controversy over the ‘PDA’ diagnosis
  • the role of anxiety in creating demand avoidant behaviour
  • how to prevent and manage demand avoidant behaviour

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

 

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism in the Classroom Parts 1 & 2

20th September, 2022 9:30 am-12:30 pm

This 2 part course is designed for professionals working in a school environment who work with autistic children of all ages on a regular basis; particularly useful for Special Educational Needs Coordinators, class teachers and other professionals directly supporting autistic children in the classroom.

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism & Behaviour

26th September, 2022 9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop to explain the impact of autism on regulating behaviour, offering advice on how to support autistic individuals of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the difficulties autism may cause in regulating behaviours
  • how to adapt environments and practices to meet the needs of autistic individuals
  • strategies for managing difficult situations

This training will be delivered online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the zoom link and course handouts.

There will be a maximum of 15 delegates.

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Autism & Mental Health for Practitioners

28th September, 2022 9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop designed to be particularly useful for those who are working with autistic individuals who have co-existing mental health conditions.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • an overview of co-existing mental health conditions commonly experienced by autistic people and how these affect their individual needs
  • how to proactively adapt environments and practices to prevent needs escalating
  • resources and strategies for supporting individuals

This workshop will be delivered online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the curse handouts and zoom link.

There will be a maximum of 15 delegates.

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Autism & Sensory Processing

4th October, 2022 9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop exploring the relationship between autism and sensory processing in autistic people of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the impact of sensory processing differences on the lives of autistic individuals
  • resources and strategies to support health and wellbeing where there are sensory challenges
  • when to ask for professional input

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

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Autism & Demand Avoidance

13th September, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

 

A half day workshop providing information about the demand avoidant presentation of autism and advice on how to support those with demand avoidant behaviour of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • what is meant by ‘demand avoidance’ in relation to autism and the controversy over the ‘PDA’ diagnosis
  • the role of anxiety in creating demand avoidant behaviour
  • how to prevent and manage demand avoidant behaviour

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

 

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism in the Classroom Parts 1 & 2

20th September, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

This 2 part course is designed for professionals working in a school environment who work with autistic children of all ages on a regular basis; particularly useful for Special Educational Needs Coordinators, class teachers and other professionals directly supporting autistic children in the classroom.

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism & Behaviour

26th September, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop to explain the impact of autism on regulating behaviour, offering advice on how to support autistic individuals of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the difficulties autism may cause in regulating behaviours
  • how to adapt environments and practices to meet the needs of autistic individuals
  • strategies for managing difficult situations

This training will be delivered online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the zoom link and course handouts.

There will be a maximum of 15 delegates.

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Autism & Mental Health for Practitioners

28th September, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop designed to be particularly useful for those who are working with autistic individuals who have co-existing mental health conditions.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • an overview of co-existing mental health conditions commonly experienced by autistic people and how these affect their individual needs
  • how to proactively adapt environments and practices to prevent needs escalating
  • resources and strategies for supporting individuals

This workshop will be delivered online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the curse handouts and zoom link.

There will be a maximum of 15 delegates.

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Autism & Sensory Processing

4th October, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop exploring the relationship between autism and sensory processing in autistic people of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the impact of sensory processing differences on the lives of autistic individuals
  • resources and strategies to support health and wellbeing where there are sensory challenges
  • when to ask for professional input

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism, Women & Girls

12th October, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A workshop providing information about the differences often found in the ‘female’ or ‘internalised’ presentation of autism with advice on how to support autistic women and girls

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Autism & Demand Avoidance

1st November, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

 

A half day workshop providing information about the demand avoidant presentation of autism and advice on how to support those with demand avoidant behaviour of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • what is meant by ‘demand avoidance’ in relation to autism and the controversy over the ‘PDA’ diagnosis
  • the role of anxiety in creating demand avoidant behaviour
  • how to prevent and manage demand avoidant behaviour

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

 

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ

Autism & Behaviour

2nd November, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop to explain the impact of autism on regulating behaviour, offering advice on how to support autistic individuals of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the difficulties autism may cause in regulating behaviours
  • how to adapt environments and practices to meet the needs of autistic individuals
  • strategies for managing difficult situations

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

King’s House, 245 Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9AZ

Autism & Using Social Stories

8th November, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day practical workshop providing the opportunity to learn and develop skills to communicate with autistic people of all ages more effectively through social stories.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the differences autistic people may experience in perspective taking, social understanding and managing change, due to their different way of thinking
  • the theory behind the concept of social stories in addressing and supporting people with these differences
  • how to write a social story, from unpicking the situation to suggesting alternative courses of action

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of 20 delegates.

King’s House, 245 Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9AZ

Autism & Sensory Processing

10th November, 2022
9:30 am-12:30 pm

A half day workshop exploring the relationship between autism and sensory processing in autistic people of all ages.

Delegates will explore and understand:

  • the impact of sensory processing differences on the lives of autistic individuals
  • resources and strategies to support health and wellbeing where there are sensory challenges
  • when to ask for professional input

On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed further details.

There will be a maximum of  20 delegates.

Kings House, Ampthill Road, Bedford, Beds, MK42 9AZ