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  • Scottish Autism - Understanding and Supporting Communication

    Created: 23/06/2021

    When: 11:00 or 15:00, Monday 23 August 2021
    Where: Online
    This event is being organised by Scottish Autism
    Places for voluntary sector delegates (staff, committee members or volunteers) £60.00 per person

    It is too late to book a place for this particular session, sorry about that.

    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.

    Understanding and Supporting Communication:

    Course objectives are:Getting an individual’s communication profile right is crucial in facilitating day-to-day interaction, enabling individuals to articulate their needs and aspirations. This course will explore how participants can support individuals to articulate their needs and express their voice and choice. 

    • To explore what communication is; the different types of communication and why communication is important.
    • To understand the complexities associated to communication for autistic people.
    • To explore how communication can be supported in practice.

    The course is available on the following dates and virtual classroom sessions will take place on a Thursday. Participants will be able to choose a morning (11:00) or afternoon slot (15:00):

    • 23rd August - 10th September
    • 25th October - 12th November

    Book a place here

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