Autism 101

Autism 101: Understanding the Autism Spectrum for Professionals

This workshop is designed for professionals wishing to develop a basic understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder(ASD). This workshop explores four core areas affected by ASD: communication, social interaction, sensory issues and behavior. Basic strategies for interacting with and supporting individuals with ASD will be discussed.

Objectives:

  • To build understanding of ASD
  • To explore some of the reasons an individual with ASD may react differently
  • To develop a broader understanding of why and how information may need to be presented in a more structured way
  • To review¬† basic strategies to support an individual with ASD
  • To understand resources available in the community

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