Supporting children with autism and ADHD

Date & Time:

Thursday 15 July 2021 (12:00 - 14:00)

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Target Group:

This course is for foster carers, adopters and Supervising Social Workers. In addition, this course is for Residential Child Care Workers (RCCW) and residential team managers from mainstream, short-breaks and outreach services.

Also relevant for youth workers, education professionals and those in the community voluntary sectors.


Learning outcomes:

  1. Have a basic understanding of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Oppositional Defiance Disorder
  2. Understand the term ‘Autistic Spectrum Disorder (Condition)’
  3. Have the insight and skills necessary to deal with these behavioural difficulties and modify them at the earliest possible age
  4. Be able to employ management techniques to improve the behavioural difficulties of children and young people with Conduct Disorders
  5. Understand the challenges associated with the ASD and the triad of impairments
  6. Effectively understand the ASD perspective
  7. Be able to identify the triggers and behaviours
  8. Know how to “Think and speak autistic” (Lawson)


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