Online information sessions about Autism

Please find below information on various on line sessions that are running the new year about Autism.  They are aimed at parents/carers and can be booked directly.

Autism & Us programmes:

No.TopicProgramme 1Programme 2Trainer
 1 Autism overview  Wed 11 Jan  –  4.30 – 6.30 Mon 6 Mar  –  10 – 12 Paul Lamanna
 2 Communication  Wed 18 Jan      –  4.30 – 6.30 Mon 13 Mar  –  10 – 12 Laura O’Shea
 3 Understanding and supporting behaviour  Wed 1 Feb    –  4.30 – 6.30 Mon 20 Mar  –  10 – 12 Laura Matthews
 4 Sensory  Wed 8 Feb    –  4.30 – 6.30 Mon 27 Mar     –  10 – 12 Kevin Jones

Apply direct by email toeducationlearnersupport@devon.gov.uk

To secure a place on any of the above programmes, or express your interest for forthcoming programmes. We will confirm your booking request and provide you with a direct link to the event. They will be delivered on line ‘live’ via the Microsoft TEAMs platform.

Topic based workshops:

The following topic based workshops, are also available for parents/carers of CYP (Children & Young People) who are currently on the autism assessment pathway, in addition to families of CYP who have received an autism diagnosis.  You can choose from these based on the relevance to you and your family.  

Date TimeTopic Trainer
Tues 17 Jan10 – 12Autism – Sensory processing + integrationKevin Jones
Thurs 26 Jan9.30 – 12Autism and GirlsRobert Good
Tues 23 Feb10 – 12Autism – Demand avoidance + PDARobert Good
Tues 2 Mar10-12Autism – Communication (verbal – support strategies)Laura O’Shea
Tues 14 Mar10 – 12Autism – Managing stress + anxietyAlison Cann
Thurs 23 Mar10 – 12Autism – Vulnerability + online safetyPaul Lamanna
Tues 28 Mar10 – 12Autism – Communication (pre/non verbal – support strategiesLaura Matthews
   

Apply direct by email toeducationlearnersupport@devon.gov.uk

To secure a place on any of the above topic based workshops. We will confirm your booking request and provide you with a direct link to the event.

They will be delivered on line ‘live’ via the Microsoft TEAMs platform