Early Years and Schools
Autism Awareness (0.5 day)

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Aims:

To explore Autism, the affects it has, and how best to support clients.

Objectives:

  • Understand the signs and symptoms of Autism
  • Explore Autistic behaviours and the spectrum
  • Develop intervention strategies to support clients
  • Sharing good practice at work

Target Audience:

This course will greatly aid anyone who may have to deal with, or support clients with Autism. In addition, it will develop participant awareness of issues related to the condition.

Course Content:

  • Understanding Autism signs and symptoms
  • Assessment of Autism syndrome (the spectrum)
  • Treatments available
  • Medication
  • Case study 1
  • Responding to Autism
  • Support available
  • Summary
  • Evaluations and endings

Commentary:

The course examines the condition of Autism, and looks at strategies to support those with the condition. It enables participants to understand particular symptoms, as well as exploring the unique thought disorders that can occur with this condition. The use of case studies enables participants to discuss issues that are relevant to their background and vocational experience.

To find out more about these courses please contact our office on 01922 683976 to speak to one of our team or email us on info@apex-ct.co.uk or complete our course interest form by clicking here.