If you are a parent or caregiver of an adolescent or adult with Autism Spectrum Disorder you know a sensational kid. This free workshop will provide an overview of different sensory differences that individuals with Autism may have. The focus will be on interventions that can be incorporated into daily routines and learning how day to day activities can be used as sensory strategies. Participants will have the opportunity to trial a number of sensory supplies and the presenter will provide a brief discussion regarding how to set up a multisensory space in a home environment.
During this workshop you will:Learn about the primary medication classes (or types) used to treat mental health disorders. Understand the differences between the medications within these classes. Find out how these medications are used in mental health.
In this day and age, there are many treatments options that claim to treat Autism Spectrum Disorders. This workshop is designed to help parents and caregivers of individuals with Autism be ‘critical consumers’ when evaluating complementary treatment options. Specific treatments to be covered include: