Understanding and supporting the everyday sensory experiences of people with autism

Who is this training for?

Anyone with an interest in supporting people with autism, this may include teachers and educational professionals, social workers, parents, social care professionals, allied health professionals, trainers.

How will I learn, what support is there?

This course is delivered using a combination of delivery methods including: Classroom based teaching, practical activities, handouts, discussions, audio/ visual.

*Additional 1:1 support is available following the course at individual request.

What will I learn?

Drawing on the experiences of children and adults with autism this course enables us to understand how sensory processing impacts upon the person with autism. This is a practical, experiential course that will enable the learner to develop their understanding and identify practical strategies to use in their place of work.

By the end of this course learners should be able to:

·       Recognise the impact of sensory processing and differences on the everyday lives of people with autism

·       Examine a range of strategies to compensate for the impact of the sensory differences

·       Explore resources and activities that can be used to support the individuals sensory differences

·       Through the use of audio visuals, have an appreciation of personal perspectives of people with autism

·       Discuss a range of sensory profiling tools that can be used to support your understanding.

How much will it cost and what is included in the price?

All of our courses provide handouts, worksheets and certificates of attendance.

Please contact us directly for a bespoke quote based upon your organisations needs.

Course length

The course runs from 9.30am, we aim to finish by 3.30pm.

Extra Information

This course can be delivered within organisations. Please use the make an enquiry section for a personalised quote.

In addition to this, further practical work based consultation and training is available. This can be based around specific individuals or situations that you are experiencing in your service. Again, call us or use the make an enquiry section of the website to find out more.

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Summary

Duration

1 day

Delivery Method

we will deliver this course within your own setting, or can manage the whole day off-site

Course Trainer

Geoff Evans

Cost

Prices available on request

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