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Jan
30
Wed
2019
Autism Berkshire NAS Autism Seminar – Understanding Autism @ Thatcham Baptist Church
Jan 30 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

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Autism Berkshire is pleased to offer this National Autistic Society Family Seminar course on Understanding Autism.

This FREE course is suitable for parents and carers of children and young people with autism spectrum conditions, or whose children are on the waiting list for a Berkshire CAMHS autism assessment.

It looks at what autism is, the assessment process at Berkshire CAMHS, where to get help, how to get help in school, and other conditions associated with autism.

Companion seminars on Sensory Needs and Managing Anger will be available at the same venue on Wednesday, February 27, and Wednesday, March 27, respectively. Please book separately for these.

Light refreshments are provided but participants are asked to bring a packed lunch.

  • For this series of three seminars we are using a new venue, which is a short walk from Thatcham railway station, to make it easier for people without access to a car to attend. The station is served by GWR local trains on the route between Bedwyn, Hungerford, Newbury, Theale and Reading.
Feb
27
Wed
2019
Autism Berkshire NAS Autism Seminar – Meeting Sensory Needs @ Thatcham Baptist Church
Feb 27 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

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Autism Berkshire is pleased to present this National Autistic Society Family Seminar on Meeting Sensory Needs.

This course is suitable for parents and carers of children and young people with autism spectrum conditions, or whose children are on the waiting list for a Berkshire CAMHS autism assessment.

It looks at sensory systems and how they work, how autistic people may process sensory information differently and have different sensory experiences, and strategies to help with sensory needs.

There will also be seminars at the same venue about Understanding Autism on Wednesday, January 30, and Managing Anger on Wednesday, March 27. Tickets for these must be booked separately.

Refreshments are provided, however you must bring your own packed lunch.

  • For this series of three seminars we are using a new venue, which is a short walk from Thatcham railway station, to make it easier for people without access to a car to attend. The station is served by GWR local trains on the route between Bedwyn, Hungerford, Newbury, Theale and Reading.
Mar
27
Wed
2019
Autism Berkshire NAS Autism Seminar – Managing Anger @ Thatcham Baptist Church
Mar 27 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Autism Berkshire - Workshop Article Image

Autism Berkshire is pleased to present this National Autistic Society Family seminar on Managing Anger.

This FREE course is suitable for parents and carers of children and young people with autism spectrum conditions, or whose children are on the waiting list for a Berkshire CAMHS autism assessment.

It looks at distressed behaviour and meltdowns in children with autism, how to cope and how to help children to understand and communicate feelings

The workshop will be delivered by Amanda Walker, our Home Visit worker in West Berkshire.

Companion seminars on Understanding Autism and Sensory Needs will be available at the same venue on Wednesday, January 30, and Wednesday, February 27, respectively. Please book separately for these.

Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided, however you must bring your own packed lunch.

  • For this series of three seminars we are using a new venue, which is a short walk from Thatcham railway station, to make it easier for people without access to a car to attend. The station is served by GWR local trains on the route between Bedwyn, Hungerford, Newbury, Theale and Reading.