We are delighted to announce that our next Autism (ASD) Parenting Programme is taking place on Saturday 22 September 2018 and 6 October 2018.
Our ASD workshops are led by Elizabeth Winks, who is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in autism spectrum disorders, and also works for CAMHS, Aylesbury. Her role there includes running all of the parent workshops and she consistently receives excellent feedback.
The programme includes the following topics:
- Feelings regarding diagnosis
- How do ASD children view the world?
- Theory of mind
- Speech development
- Sensory sensitivities
- Time perception
- Principles of behaviour management
- Understanding behaviour and exploring strategies
- Anxiety – what is anxiety?
- CBT model, Stress model in ASD according to Lazarus.
- Helpful techniques
- Anger – linked to behaviour and what are the differences between people with and without ASD
- Rage cycle explained
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The cost of the two week parenting programme is £295 per person (with discount available for couples). For all bookings and enquiries, please get in touch with Susan via email at Oxford ADHD & Autism Centre.