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Kindly contact the Autism Advisor team on free call 1800 636 427, or email Autism.Advisor@autism.org.au to discuss future family training options in your area. 

 

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February 2018

21 February

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Free

FULLY BOOKED Understanding Autism | 21/02/2018 | Kalgoorlie

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Lotteries House, 42 Wilson Street
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia 6430 Australia

Please note that this workshop is now fully booked. Kindly email Autism.Advisor@autism.org.au should you have any queries in this regard.  Intended Participants: Community Organisations (early childhood educators, teachers, allied health professionals, support workers, childcare) and families  A two hour workshop for community organisations, as well as families, who currently support people with Autism across all ages or who may want to explore future opportunities to support people with Autism. This relaxed no-cost event will provide basic yet essential information about the impact of Autism on day-to-day life.

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22 February

9:00am - 10:00am

Free

Getting to know NDIS | 22/02/2018 | Kalgoorlie

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Lotteries House, 42 Wilson Street
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia 6430 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 invites you to attend an information session where you can learn about the NDIS in WA. The session will cover eligibility requirements, local coordination and how you can access the NDIS. This information session is for people of all ages and all disabilities.  The information session will last for 1 hour, followed by coffee and…

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22 February

10:30am - 2:30pm

Free

Early Days Understanding Behaviour | 22/02/2018 | Kalgoorlie

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Lotteries House, 42 Wilson Street
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia 6430 Australia

Intended Participants: Parents/Relatives of children aged 0–6 years The Early Days Understanding Behaviour workshop focuses on helping parents and carers 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, more functional behaviour. Developing techniques to promote positive behaviour.

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March 2018

19 March

9:30am - 10:30am

Free

Helping Children with Autism (HCWA) funding package information session | 19/03/2018 | Geraldton

Rangeway Child & Parent Centre, Hovea Street
Geraldton, Western Australia 6530 Australia

Intended Participants: Parents/Relatives of children waiting for an ASD diagnosis Attend this workshop to find out about the HCWA funding package and ask the Autism Advisors any questions you may have.

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19 March

10:30am - 2:30pm

Free

Early Days My Child & Autism | 19/03/2018 | Geraldton

Rangeway Child & Parent Centre, Hovea Street
Geraldton, Western Australia 6530 Australia

Intended Participants: Parents/Relatives of children aged 0–6 years The Early Days Workshops are provided free to families and carers of children 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 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 funding options

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20 March

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Free

FULLY BOOKED – Understanding Autism | 20/03/2018 | Geraldton

Rangeway Child & Parent Centre, Hovea Street
Geraldton, Western Australia 6530 Australia

This workshop is now fully booked – no further registrations can be taken!  Intended Participants: Community Organisations (early childhood educators, teachers, allied health professionals, support workers, childcare) and families  A two hour workshop for community organisations, as well as families, who currently support people with Autism across all ages or who may want to explore future opportunities to support people with Autism. This relaxed no-cost event will provide basic yet essential information about the impact of Autism on day-to-day life.

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May 2018

09 May

8:30am - 4:00pm

Positive Partnerships Free One Day Workshop | 09/05/2018 | Karratha

Karratha Leisureplex, Opposite Broadhurst Road Dampier Hwy
Karratha , Western Australia 6714 Australia

Free One Day Workshop: Bringing School Staff and Parents and Carers together Join us for a day of learning for school staff, parents and carers of school aged children on the autism spectrum, designed to help foster productive school and family partnerships to provide the best kind of support for our young people. Our workshop focuses on working together and using evidence based resources to maximise learning in the school and home environment. What will you gain by attending this workshop? An increased understanding…

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17 May

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Free

FULLY BOOKED! Understanding Autism | 17/05/2018 | Albany

Small Business Centre Great Southern – Training Room, 222 Chester Road
Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia

This workshop is now fully booked - kindly email Autism.Advisor@autism.org.au should you have any queries in this regard.  Intended Participants: Community Organisations (early childhood educators, teachers, allied health professionals, support workers, childcare) and families.  A two hour workshop for community organisations, as well as families, who currently support people with Autism across all ages or who may want to explore future opportunities to support people with Autism. This relaxed no-cost event will provide basic yet essential information about the impact of Autism on individuals’ day-to-day life.

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18 May

9:30am - 1:30pm

Free

Early Days My Child and Autism | 18/05/2018 | Albany

Small Business Centre Great Southern – Training Room, 222 Chester Road
Albany, Western Australia 6330 Australia

Intended Participants: Parents, Relatives, Unpaid carers of children aged 0–6 years. Professionals are asked to attend the Understanding Autism workshop on 17 May. This workshop 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 Early Intervention.

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June 2018

27 June

9:15am - 3:00pm

Free 1 day workshop for Parents & Carers | Bunbury | 27/06/2018

Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre, 2 Blair Street
Bunbury , Western Australia 6230 Australia

Join Positive Partnerships for a day of learning with other parents and carers of school aged children on the autism spectrum, designed to help you foster productive school, family and community relationships to provide the best kind of support for your child. These workshops are for parents, carers and grandparents wanting to understand more about autism and learn practical strategies using evidence based resources to help maximise their young person’s learning. What will you gain by attending this workshop? An…

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