Thank you for registering for the Coffs Harbour workshop

Thursday 28th June 2018

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders

Teaching Strategies and Behaviour Support

with Sue Larkey

Presentation Content

Teaching Strategies for School & Home

• What is Autism Spectrum Disorder
• Autism learning style
• Key teaching strategies from pre- school to secondary
• Classroom strategies • Promoting understanding in peers
• How to motivate and use special interests
• Visual strategies
• Social skills
• Teaching play
• Strategies for playgrounds

Behaviour Support for School & Home

• What are ASD behaviours?
• Preparing child and staff
• Common playground issues
• Meltdowns
• Anxiety
• Transition strategies for school (preschool, primary and secondary) and home
• Repetitive and obsessive behaviours
• Sensory issues

Who should attend?

Teachers, Teacher Assistants, Early Childhood Educators, Parents, family members, care staff, educators, clinicians—anyone wanting to understand more about Autism Spectrum Disorder and how to support children and adults with an ASD.

NESA Accreditation (5 hours)

Completing “Understanding ASD – Teaching Strategies and Behaviour Support Course” will contribute 5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 1.2.2, 1.4.2, 1.5.2, 1.6.2, 2.6.2, 3.3.2, 3.4.2, 4.1.2, 4.3.2, 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. 

Bonus: Once you have attended this session you can email questions straight to Sue.

Where and When

Thursday 28 June 2018

CEX My Club
Vernon Street
COFFS HARBOUR NSW

9.30am to 3.00pm (Doors open 9am)

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