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How to support people on the Autism Spectrum in OHSC
Thu. 3 November 2016, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm ACDT
This workshop is designed for professionals who work, live or support an individual on the autism spectrum.
This full day interactive workshop will increase participant’s knowledge, understanding and skills when supporting an individual on the spectrum in the unique OHSC setting.
Topics covered include–
An overview of the autism spectrum and the DSM-5
Enhancing verbal communication
Developing social understanding
Reducing difficult behaviours and
How to defuse challenging behaviour
This is a great opportunity to develop professional skills as well as networking and hearing other professionals ideas and experiences.