Autism is a condition which presents itself as a wide spectrum of disorders, and is prevalent through the UK. People who have autistic spectrum disorders can be affected differently, with cases ranging from mild to severe.

 

Our free autism awareness course aims to develop your understanding of the diverse condition of autism and gives practical suggestions when working with autistic individuals.

Autism refers to a whole range of social, language and communication problems.

Severity ranges from mild and often undiagnosed to severe, where it is almost impossible for people to successfully engage in society.

The aim of this free course is to provide a better awareness of the term ‘autism’ and autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) and how to support individuals with autism.

 

Benefits:

  • Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification
  • Improve your understanding of theories relating to autism.
  • Further your personal and professional development
  • Ensure your understanding on what is meant by autism and how it is diagnosed.
  • Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college

 

What you will learn:

  • Introduction to autism
  • Using a person centered approach to support individuals with autism
  • Sensory processing, perception and cognition in individuals with autism
  • Supporting positive behavior in individuals with autism.

 

Supporting individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

 

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sobus
20 Dawes Road, London, SW6 7EN

Telephone 020 7952 1230
Email info@sobus.org.uk

Registered Charity No.1071089
and Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England No.03471416

sobus is a new Community Development Agency for Hammersmith & Fulham. It has been created through the merger of the Community and Voluntary Sector Association Hammersmith & Fulham (CaVSA) and the Fulham Community Partnership Trust (FCPT). Building on the strengths of both organisations, sobus aims to provide a wider range of support services for local charities, community groups, social enterprises and start up businesses.