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Autism Awareness

Clinical, Non-Clinical

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This course introduces the spectrum of autism and how autism affects people in different ways. Some people with autism may not speak and yet have other ways of communicating, such as taking you to the thing they want. Others may have very good use of language on a topic of interest to them, and yet may not be able to tell you when they have a headache. This course has been developed with subject matter experts from Tracscare: a specialist, outcome focused provider of support for people with Mental Health needs, Learning Disabilities, Autism and Acquired Brain Injuries. They work in partnership with commissioners to deliver responsive, flexible, specialist support in registered residential and supported living settings across England and Wales.

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Training Objectives

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    List key people who have led to our understanding of autism today

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    Describe an example of uneven developmental profile of someone with autism

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    Identify aspects looked for in a diagnosis of autism

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    Explain why predictability is so important for people with autism

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    List the seven senses with an example of difference or difficulty with some of them for people with autism

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    State ways to behave that is consistent with good autism practice

Course Reviews

  • "

    This was an excellent course. I found it was well written and presented, as well as finding the information very relevant to my role.

    Darren Harrison

    Isle of Wight Housing Support

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    The course was relevant and interesting. It has given me a greater understanding of autism, enabling me to be a better support worker.

    Debra Pearce

    Accomplish and Lakeside


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