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An introduction to Austism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) - supporting participation

Date: Monday 19th November, 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Time: 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Location: Location: Conference Room, Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing, 27 Valetta Road, Kidman Park

Cost: $15.00

Registration: https://forms.business.gov.au/smartforms/servlet/SmartForm.html?formCode=course-registration-

Duration: 3 hours

This session is an introduction to ASD and will provide information on the following: - What ASD is and what we need to know to support children’s participation.

Topics covered in the session will include:

-              behaviours – why these may be occurring and what could be impacting them (e.g. sensory preferences) + positive behavioural supports

-              communication strategies

-              environmental considerations -              the importance of your relationship with each child and their family.