Category: Coming soon

Relaxed Performance at The Story Museum – Hey Little Bird

Hey Little Bird – Saturday 25 March, 14:30-15:30

A special show suitable for audiences with access needs. Join Emma Boor in her fancy hat shop as she tells the touching tale of a freshly hatched bird and his search to find his mum. A gentle tale for very young audiences featuring music, puppetry and a whole host of birds made out of hats! The story has been adapted with specially designed sensory activities, a slower pace, partial Makaton signing and a flexible approach to delivery that will be improvised on the day to suit the audience needs. For age 3+.

To book, please call the Box Office on 01865 807600 in advance.

Find out more: https://www.storymuseum.org.uk/whats-on/hey-little-bird

Upcoming Relaxed Performance at the Story Museum in Oxford!

Sensory Suitcase Stories: Goldilocks – Saturday 11 February, 14:30-15:30

A special relaxed sensory edition of Suitcase Stories with Emma Boor for audiences with access needs. The story has been adapted with specially designed sensory activities , a slower pace, partial Makaton signing and a flexible approach to delivery that will be improvised on the day to suit audience needs. For age 2+.

To book, please call the Box Office on 01865 807600 in advance.

Find out more: https://www.storymuseum.org.uk/whats-on/sensory-suitcase-stories-goldilocks

Autism ASD Parenting Course, Saturday 29th February & 14th March 2020

We are delighted to announce that our next Autism (ASD) Parenting Programme is taking place on Saturday 29th February and 14th March 2020.

Our ASD workshops are led by Elizabeth Winks, who is a Clinical Nurse Specialist in autism spectrum disorders; and has many years of experience working with children with ASD and their families.

The programme includes the following topics:

  • Feelings regarding diagnosis
  • How do ASD children view the world?
  • Theory of mind
  • Planning
  • Speech development
  • Imagination
  • 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

For further information, please click on the link below:

ASD Parental Programme Feb Mar 2020.pdf

The cost of the two week parenting programme is £195 per person. For all bookings and enquiries, please get in touch with Charlotte via email at Oxford ADHD & Autism Centre, or by calling us on 01865 744144.

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