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Quiet Tuesday | Art Gallery of Western Australia | April 2024

Art Gallery of Western Australia Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, WA, Australia

The next Quiet Tuesday, hosted in collaboration The Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA), is for children aged 4 to 11 years and will tour the current exhibitions on display.  During this session the gallery will be closed to the public, allowing participants to be supported by staff from the Autism Association and AGWA Gallery […]

Migration Movie Afternoon | Dads Autism Connect

The Backlot Perth 21 Simpson Street, West Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Dads Autism Connect invites dads and father figures to bring their kids on a sky-high adventure with some feathered friends, for a screening of the new animated comedy Migration at The Backlot Perth!  The ticket price includes snacks and drinks to enjoy during the movie. Autism Association staff will be on site to support throughout […]

$13.00

CANCELLED Supporting Positive Behaviour Change

Webinar

To change behaviour, we need to understand why it is occurring. Challenging behaviour happens, not because the person who has Autism is trying to be ‘difficult’, but because they are responding to a situation in the only way they know how. Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) is an approach that helps us move closer to understanding the cause of the behaviour and what the person is getting out of it so that we can support them to more effectively meet their needs. 

Autism: What are the Early Indicators?

Child and Parent Centre - Gosnells 173 Hicks Street (access from Clara Street), Gosnells, Western Australia, Australia

What are the early indicators of Autism? Early Indicators workshops are for Community Health and Family Professionals including Community Health Nurses, Social Workers, Community Allied Health Professionals, Local Coordinators, NDIS Planners, Early Childhood Educators, and Teachers. These workshops are free and made possible thanks to Telethon. What role can people who work with children play […]

Connecting with Community Supports

Webinar

In this webinar, we will discuss the process of accessing NDIS funding and learn about the local supports your child and family can access specific to Autism. This webinar is suitable for parents and carers of children under the age of 6. Webinar This training will be delivered via webinar using Zoom. Following your registration, a […]

Autism and Anxiety: Practical Strategies for Supporting Teens

Autism Association of WA - Shenton Park 215 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park, WA, Australia

The teenage years come with many pressures and challenges. Because of this, anxiety is something that affects all young people at some point. Did you know that Anxiety is one of the most common co-occurring symptoms in young people with Autism?    

Therapy and Clinical Services Careers Information Evening

Autism Association of WA - Shenton Park 215 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park, WA, Australia

If you are a speech pathologist, occupational therapist, psychologist, social worker or undergraduate of these disciplines, join us at our information evening!  Find out how we are inspired every day to make a difference to the lives of individuals with Autism, connect with our Therapy and Clinical Services team to learn about the work we […]

Autism: What are the Early Indicators?

Webinar

What are the early indicators of Autism? Early Indicators workshops are for Community Health and Family Professionals including Community Health Nurses, Social Workers, Community Allied Health Professionals, Local Coordinators, NDIS Planners, Early Childhood Educators, and Teachers. These workshops are free and made possible thanks to Telethon. What role can people who work with children play […]

Supporting Social Skills and Friendships – Primary School

Autism Association of WA - Shenton Park 215 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park, WA, Australia

Everyone has the right to belong and to make meaningful connections with those around them. Social relationships and friendships provide us with experience in managing our own emotions, responding to the feelings of others, collaborating, negotiating and problem-solving. Children with Autism often require support to develop the skills they need to make and keep friends.  Join us as we look at how to build on your child’s strengths to help them navigate and benefit from the social dynamics of friendship in primary school. 

Is it Autism? – The Early Signs for Families

Webinar

This webinar is aimed at supporting families to understand and recognise the early signs of Autism and how to support their child in the early stages. In this webinar, we will explore the pathway of accessing an Autism assessment and supports available to assist families who have developmental concerns for their child.   Intended Participants: […]

School Supports Information Session

The Boulevard Centre 99 The Boulevard, Floreat, WA, Australia

Join us for this no cost information session to learn about the different schooling sectors and specific supports that may be available to your child. The session will be attended by a representative from: The Department of Education Catholic Education Western Australia The Association of Independent Schools Western Australia Following these concurrent sessions, we will […]

Supporting Social Skills and Friendships – High School (12-17 years)

Autism Association of WA - Shenton Park 215 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park, WA, Australia

Everyone has the right to belong and to make meaningful connections with those around them. Social relationships and friendships provide us with experience in managing our own emotions, responding to the feelings of others, collaborating, negotiating and problem-solving. Children with Autism often require support to develop the skills they need to make and keep friends. Join us as we look at how to build on your child’s strengths to help them navigate and benefit from the social dynamics of friendship in high school. 

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