This course is designed for learners who wish to gain an awareness and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder, and some strategies for working with individuals who have ASD.
Duration: 3.5 hours
- What is autism
- The triad of impairments
- Common characteristics of autism
- Leo Kanner & Hans Asperger
- Different diagnosis’
- Sensory processing and integration
- Children and autism
- Sources of help and advice
Assessment Method: Ongoing trainer observation (summative assessment can be implemented).
Learning Outcomes: On successful completion of this course you will have increased subject knowledge and be certificated for all modules of the course.