Attwood and Garnett: Challenging Behaviour in Classic Autism – Nerang QLD 23 August 2019
EARLY BIRD PRICE TIL 9th August, 2019
Friday 23rd August, 2019 – 9.30am – 4.00pm
Nerang RSL, 69 Nerang Street, Nerang QLD 4211
- Strategies to develop communication skills for those who have limited speech
- The learning profile associated with classic autism and strategies to encourage the acquisition of academic and daily living skills
- The effects of social experiences and facilitating social engagement
- The sensory profile of autism and how to accommodate sensory sensitivity
- The signs of increasing anxiety, anger or despair and how to manage and moderate emotional reactions
The presentation is for
Parents, Family Members, Health and Educational Professionals who see children and/or adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) Level 2 or 3 as part of their practice, including psychologists, teachers, teachers assistants, occupational therapists, speech pathologists, GPs, paediatric psychiatrists and paediatricians
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For Cancellations: Up to 7 days notice payment will be refunded, minus a $50 administrative fee. At less than 7 days notice there will be no refund, but a credit note with Attwood and Garnett Events for future events, minus $50, will be issued. Attendance is fully transferable.
About the speakers
Prof. Tony Attwood PhD is an internationally recognised clinical psychologist, educator, and author. Recently featured on ABC’s Australian Story, Tony is one of the world’s foremost authorities on autism. His book Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals is an international best seller and seminal in the field.
Dr Michelle Garnett PhD is a clinical psychologist and Founder and Director of Minds & Hearts, a clinic specialising in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Michelle has co-authored four books on ASD. Her most recent book with Barb Cook is a seminal work on the female presentation, Spectrum Women: Walking to the Beat of Autism. She has co-authored three books with Tony on emotion management for children and adolescents.