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Working with Adults with Autism


Training dates
14 November 2019 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9am to 4pm £40
15 November 2019 Purbeck Centre, Wareham 9am to 4pm £40

The Dorset Council Adult and Community Services current pricing policy is under review and may change later in the year.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • have confidence in recognising Autism and understanding that it is a spectrum disorder
  • have an increased confidence in communicating appropriately with people with Autism
  • have an increased awareness of sensory sensitivity or under-sensitivity
  • explore good practice in transition from children to adult services
  • explore ways in which services could be adapted, reasonable adjustments, made more accessible, etc
  • develop skills in supporting customers to increase their independence
  • have an increased awareness of dual diagnosis
  • understand how the law, research and evidence-based practice relates to case studies

Target groups

Adult & Community Services, IVP Sector

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Learning and Development, Adult services

Name: Adult Services
Tel: 01305 225060
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