In addition to the community events below, we run workshops and seminars, based on up-to-date and peer-reviewed research for teachers, other professionals and families. Visit our Workshops and Seminars page to learn more.
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April 2019

27 April

9:30am - 2:30pm

No cost

Early Days – Understanding Behaviour | East Fremantle | 27/04/2019

Autism Association of WA – East Fremantle, 217 Canning Highway
East Fremantle , WA 6158 Australia

Please note that we require a minimum of 8 registrations for this workshop to go ahead. The Early Days Understanding Behaviour workshop focuses on helping parents and carers (unpaid) manage difficult behaviour in children aged 0 to 6 years with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Families of children with an ASD often report high levels of stress and difficult behaviour can be one reason for this. Difficult behaviour can also interfere with the child’s development and learning. This workshop will cover the following topics: Understanding your child’s behaviour. Teaching your child a new,…

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May 2019

07 May

6:00pm - 8:30pm

$75.00 - $100.00

Emotional Regulation – an Introduction to Dealing with Difficult Emotions | Shenton Park | 07/05/2019

Autism Association of WA – Shenton Park, 215 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park, WA 6008 Australia

In this workshop, participants will explore several approaches to support children to better understand and regulate their emotions. Several tools such as the “incredible 5 point scale” and “the zones of regulation” will be introduced along with practical strategies for calming and regulation.   Recommended for parents and carers of children aged 7 to 18 years. Registrations for Families Accessing our Services:                                                                                       For families accessing Therapy Services with Autism Association you may be able to use your therapy funding to…

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11 May

9:30am - 2:30pm

No cost

Early Days My Child & Autism – Dads Workshop | Shenton Park | 11/05/2019 |

Autism Association of WA – Shenton Park, 215 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park, WA 6008 Australia

The Early Days Workshops are provided free to families and carers of children aged 0 to 6 years with (or who may have) Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The My Child & Autism workshop is facilitated by staff from the Autism Association of Western Australia. This workshop will be targeted at fathers and will cover the following topics: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). What ASD looks like for your child and your family. How you can make a difference. Navigating Early Intervention and…

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14 May

6:00pm - 8:00pm

$75.00 - $100

ASD and Me – Explaining Autism to your Child | Shenton Park | 14/05/2019

Autism Association of WA – Shenton Park, 215 Stubbs Terrace
Shenton Park, WA 6008 Australia

There is no ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ time to discuss your child’s diagnosis with them. Your family situation and your child’s personality, abilities and social awareness may all impact on when and how to begin to explain your child’s diagnosis to them. Questions that we explore include: “Why tell my child about their diagnosis?”, “When to tell?”, “What to tell?", “What words to use?”, and “Who tells?”  Several resources will also be introduced that can assist and guide you, and provide…

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16 May

6:00pm - 8:00pm

No cost

Getting to know the NDIS – Workshop | Joondalup | 16/05/2019

The Autism Association of WA – Joondalup, 9/210 Winton Rd
Joondalup, Western Australia 6027 Australia

Intended Participants:  Individuals with Disabilities, Community Organisations, Childcare, Support Workers, Carers & Families.  This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities. The Autism Association of Western Australia are holding a series of information sessions where you can learn about the NDIS in WA. The information sessions will cover how to access the NDIS and information on planning and implementing an NDIS plan for individuals with Autism. The information session will last for 1.5 hours, followed by a 30 minute Q&A Cost…

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21 May

1:00pm - 4:00pm

No cost

Autism: What are the Early Indicators | Joondalup | 21/05/2019

The Autism Association of WA – Joondalup, 9/210 Winton Rd
Joondalup, Western Australia 6027 Australia

Free workshops for Community Health and Family Professionals (Community health nurses, social workers, community allied health professionals, Local Coordinators, NDIS planners, Childcare workers and teachers) What are the early indicators of Autism? What role can parents and people who work with children play in supporting early diagnosis and intervention. An estimated 1 in 100 children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder. A majority are not diagnosed until they are three years old, more than a year after they can be reliably diagnosed and receive life-changing intervention. This information session will…

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25 May

9:30am - 2:30pm

No cost

Early Days – My Child & Autism | Midland | 25/05/2019

Autism Association of WA – Midland Centre Mellar Court, 10 Mellar Court
Midland, WA 6056 Australia

Please note that we require a minimum of 8 registrations for this workshop to go ahead. The Early Days Workshops are provided free to families and carers (unpaid) of children aged 0 to 6 years with (or who may have) Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The My Child & Autism workshop is an introductory workshop facilitated by staff from the Autism Association of Western Australia and will cover the following topics: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). What ASD looks like for your child…

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27 May

4:00pm - 6:00pm

No cost

Understanding Autism | Albany | 27/05/2019

Albany Business Centre, 222 Chester Pass Road
Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia

This relaxed workshop aims to provide basic yet essential information about the impact of autism on individual lives. Intended Participants: Those who currently support people

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28 May

9:30am - 2:00pm

No cost

Early Days: My Child and Autism | Albany | 28/05/2019

Albany Business Centre, 222 Chester Pass Road
Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia

This workshop will discuss general topics about autism spectrum disorder, such as understanding autism, what ASD looks like for you and your family, early intervention and how you can make a difference.

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28 May

5:00pm - 6:30pm

No cost

Getting to know the NDIS | Albany | 28/05/2019

Albany Business Centre, 222 Chester Pass Road
Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia

This session provides information on how people with autism can access the National Disability Insurance Scheme in WA.

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