Our team of Family Consultants will guide you through this interactive, full-day workshop on Autism Spectrum. You will take away practical strategies to help your child thrive in the home or school setting and in their wider community.
Participants will learn:
o Guide to Autism – understanding autism and how it presents in a young person
o Strategies for Behaviour – practical strategies to help reduce challenging behaviour
o Sensory Issues – learn about sensory issues and sensitivities in relation to autism
o Dealing with Anxiety – examples of social interactions that lead to anxiety and how to best support a young person through it
Who: Our workshop is for family/whānau/caregivers, educators and support staff, health professionals, and anyone working or living with a child with autism.
When and Where: Sat, 4 Nov, 9am-4pm, Manukau New Life Church, 12 Jellicoe Rd, Manurewa.
Cost: FREE FOR FAMILIES AND CARERS. Professionals: $140/person. Lunch included.
This workshop has been made possible thanks to the Manurewa Te Pou. Thanks also to Disability Connect.