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An introduction to Understanding & Supporting Children with Autism in the Early Years

An introductory course exploring Autism in the Early Years


This course will explore Autism including: Myths and Facts. The Triad of Impairments, Behaviour & Sensory sensitivities ,Issues with eating, toileting and sleeping.


Agenda: 1. What is ASD? 2. Myths and Facts 3. An exploration of the Triad of Impairments and strategies to support these areas. 4. Behaviour and Sensory issues. 5. Strategies to support sensory issues 6. Difficulties with eating, toileting and sleeping


This course will enable you to: have an awareness and understanding of Autism in the Early Years. Understand and support the three areas of difficulty (Triad of Impairment). Be aware of sensory sensitivities in ASD and how they can affect behaviour. Use strategies to support children's sensory sensitivities. Be aware of eating, toileting and sleeping issues and gain strategies to support these areas.


This course is suitable for EY Practitioners, SENCO, Childminders, Teachers, Teaching Assistants

14 Mar 2018 09:30 - 12:30

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Date and Time

14 Mar 2018 09:30 - 12:30


The Bridge Centre, Birches Head Road, Stoke-On-Trent, ST2 8DD


Diane Mcvey