Working with children with Autism

SET TEACHERS ARE INVITED TO A WORKSHOP ON

“WORKING WITH PUPILS WITH AUTISM”

This workshop will cover:

  • The criteria for autistic spectrum disorder (ASD) in relation to the DSM V
  • The cognitive theories that help us to understand pupils with ASD:
  • Theory of Mind
  • Executive Function
  • Central Coherence
  • Sensory integration
  • Social skill
  • Life skills
  • Independence skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Visual Supports
  • SNA support
  • Environmental audit

These will be examined with a focus on compiling an assessment of needs for the pupil support plan. This will include an examination of strategies that can be used in the classroom and recorded in the student support file as part of School Self Evaluation (SSE).

Light refreshments served at 12.30p.m

Course Properties

Course date 20-09-2019 1:00 pm
End Date 20-09-2019 3:00 pm
Registration Start Date 05-09-2019 1:00 pm
Cut off date 20-09-2019 11:00 am
Fee Free
Speaker Dr Michele Dunlevy
Select Hours 2
Location Sligo Education Centre
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Sligo Education Centre

Contact details

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Address: IT Campus, Ballinode, Sligo 
Eir Code: F91 WFW9 
Phone: +353 71 9138700 
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