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Scottish Autism - Autism Understanding and Awareness
When: 09:30 or 13:30, Monday 23 August 2021 Where: Online This event is being organised by Scottish Autism Costs Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £60.00 per person
Scottish Autism's training supports practitioners, professionals, and those who work with or alongside autistic people in a variety of settings including support services, educational establishments, and workplaces to improve their understanding of autism.
Autism Understanding and Awareness:
Autism is a neurodevelopmental condition, and through this course, you will begin to develop an understanding of the developmental differences an autistic person may have as well as turning our thinking to how this developmental profile may influence how an autistic person communicates, thinks and understands the social world.
This course is accredited by the CPD Certification Service.
Course objectives are:
To understand what autism is, and introduce autism as a developmental difference and how our thinking has involved.
Understand Autism as a difference in communication, interaction and thinking.
Explore sensory differences and autism
The course is available on the following dates and virtual classroom sessions will take place on a Wednesday. Participants will be able to choose a morning (09:30) or afternoon slot (13.30):