This course is aimed at care workers who are involved with clients who have Autism. Candidates will gain a better understanding of what Autism is and the effect it has on an individual. The course can follow two different pathways: Child development and Autism or Adult Mental Health and Autism.
Outline of Programme
- Introduction to autism in children
- Child development
- Characteristics of autism
- Social interaction
- Social communication
- Sensory Difficulties
- Introduction to autism in adults
- Mental Health
- Depression and anxiety
- Managing anxiety
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
The course is delivered typically within 3 hours and candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn along with interaction of group activities
Our training courses are competitively priced and we guarantee to beat any equivalent training quote.
The training venue should be quiet and undisturbed.
Staff should not be expected to be on duty
Staff attending should remain for the entire length of the session
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