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Six Week Multi-Sports Course

4th November, 2021
Ends: 9th December, 2021 4:45 pm-5:45 pm

Castle Newnham School, Polhill Avenue, Bedford, MK41 9DT

Autism & Behaviour

9th December, 2021 1:00 pm-4:00 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 held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join.

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Autism & Demand Avoidance

18th January, 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

This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

 

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Autism in the Classroom Parts 1 & 2

25th January, 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.

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Autism & Behaviour

31st January, 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 held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

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Autism, Women & Girls

10th February, 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 & Sensory Processing

22nd February, 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
This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.
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Autism & Using Social Stories

24th February, 2022 9:30 am-12:00 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

This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

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Six Week Multi-Sports Course

4th November, 2021
Ends: 9th December, 2021 4:45 pm-5:45 pm

Castle Newnham School, Polhill Avenue, Bedford, MK41 9DT

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Autism & Behaviour

9th December, 2021
1:00 pm-4:00 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 held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join.

,

Autism & Demand Avoidance

18th January, 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

This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

 

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Autism in the Classroom Parts 1 & 2

25th January, 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.

,

Autism & Behaviour

31st January, 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 held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

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Autism, Women & Girls

10th February, 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

,

Autism & Sensory Processing

22nd February, 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
This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.
,

Autism & Using Social Stories

24th February, 2022
9:30 am-12:00 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

This training will be held online via zoom.  On booking you will receive a confirmation email and the week before the training you will be emailed the details to join and course handouts.

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