Autism Awareness: Drawing on personal experiences of autism and working with children and young people with autism

Location
714/15 Muirhead Tower
Category
Social Sciences
Dates
Wednesday 31st May 2017 (12:00-14:00)
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Contact

Email Ioana at i.c.chis@bham.ac.uk to register for this event.

This session provides a first-hand account of the life and experiences of someone with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. The presenter draws not only on his personal experience, but also on his professional expertise of working with children and young people with autism. Students will be provided with ideas and suggestions for engaging and working with young people and children with autism. The session will offer a particular focus on identifying the skills and strengths of those concerned.