Understanding Autism ( 11 years older)

Understanding Autism’ provides information and advice to parents and carers of children aged 11
and under in a friendly supportive group. 
The seminar will help families to:
> develop an understanding of autism
> discuss experiences of getting a diagnosis
> identify how autism can affect families
> explore practical ideas for developing communication strategies
> clarify support that families may be entitled to and ways to access it.

Sensory Needs

Sensory Needs is one of the Autism Seminars for Families which provides information and advice to parents and carers of children and young people with autism.
The seminar will help families to:
> consider the different sensory systems and how they work together
> examine how sensory information may be processed differently
> discuss how children with autism may have different sensory experiences
> share strategies and approaches to help with sensory needs.

Managing Anger

‘Managing Anger’ is one of the Autism Seminars for Families which provides information and advice to parents and carers of children and young people with autism.
The seminar will help families to:
> discuss why children with autism often have with distressed behaviour and anger
> identify a low arousal approach for support through stressful situations
> explore the cycle of anger and possible support strategies
> examine strategies for managing feelings.

No diagnosis needed to attend this seminar

Understanding Autism ( 11 years under)

Understanding Autism’ provides information and advice to parents and carers of children aged 11
to 16 years in a friendly supportive group. 
The seminar will help families to:
> develop an understanding of autism
> discuss experiences of getting a diagnosis
> identify how autism can affect families
> explore practical ideas for developing communication strategies
> clarify support that families may be entitled to and ways to access it.

We will post details of a course if we get enough interest. Thanks

Make sure you complete an expressions of interest on our website.