Thank you for registering for the Sydney (Rooty Hill) workshop

on Friday 9th March 2018

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorders

Here is a summary of the information for the workshop which you can bookmark and come back to later if you need to.

A different way of thinking, learning and managing emotions 

with Tony Attwood

Presentation Content

A different way of thinking, learning and managing emotions
  • Cognitive Abilities: A different way of thinking and learning

  • Managing Challenging Behaviour

  • Managing Feelings: Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and its role in providing greater strategies to manage emotions and behaviour

  • The Emotional Tool Box, what it is and how to use

  • Strategies to Improve Social Understanding and Friendship Skills

  • Special Interests: Origins and constructive strategies

  • Girls with Asperger’s Syndrome

  • Sensory Sensitivity


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 Registered Professional Development (5 hours)

Completing Autism Spectrum Disorder – _a different way of thinking, learning and managing emotions presented by Dr Tony Attwood will contribute 5 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 1.5.2, 3.3.2, 4.1.2, 4.3.2, 6.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW

Certificates will be issues at the Workshop

At Registration we will collect your NESA teacher number (if applicable) and enter into the DET training system.

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

Where and When

Friday 9th March 2018
Rooty Hill RSL,
33 Railway Street,

9.30am to 3.00pm (Doors open 9am)

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Sydney (Rooty Hill)