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March 2018

27 March

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Free - $75.00

Steps to Literacy – Support the Learning of Reading, Writing and Spelling | 27/03/2018

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

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) don’t always develop early literacy skills in the same way or at the same rate as other students. Some children with ASD experience challenges with learning to read, spell and write. In this workshop, we will discuss some myths and misconceptions around learning, explore the possible challenges experienced by children with Autism and suggest some practical strategies for improving literacy outcomes. Registration If you are currently a client of The Autism Association of WA…

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28 March

9:30am - 11:30am

Free

Explaining Autism | 28/03/2018 | Joondalup

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

This year World Autism Awareness Week will be from the 26 March 2018 to Monday 2 April 2018.  In recognition of this event, please join us for a presentation where we will introduce you to the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder, the impact experienced during daily life and the various services available from the Autism Association of Western Australia. 

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28 March

10:30am - 12:30pm

Free

Explaining Autism | 28/03/2018 | Midland

Autism Association of WA – Midland, 9 Sayer Street
Midland, Western Australia 6056 Australia

This year World Autism Awareness Week will be from the 26 March 2018 to Monday 2 April 2018.  In recognition of this event, please join us for a presentation where we will introduce you to the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder, the impact experienced during daily life and the various services available from the Autism Association of Western Australia. 

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April 2018

04 April - 05 April

9:30am - 2:30pm

Positive Partnerships Free 2 day Workshop for Parents & Carers | Floreat | 4-5/04/2018

The Boulevard Centre, 99 The Boulevard
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia

Join Positive Partnerships for 2 days 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 increased understanding…

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06 April

9:30am - 11:00am

Free

Getting to Know the NDIS | 06/04/2018 | South Perth

South Perth Library Function Room, Cnr South Tce & Sandgate St
South Perth, Western Australia 6151 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 roll out in WA. The session will cover how the NDIS is being rolled-out in WA, how to access the NDIS, information on individualised planning and information on how to implement your NDIS plan. The information session will last for 1…

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07 April

9:00am - 12:00pm

Free - $75.00

CANCELLED Understanding Behaviour | 07/04/2018

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

Please note that this workshop has been cancelled due to low registration numbers. Kindly email seminars@autism.org,au should you have any queries in this regard.  What do we do when a child has difficulty displaying positive behaviours? Just like any other skill, behaving positively is something that we learn. In this presentation we look at PBS – or Positive Behaviour Support- an evidence-based approach to building positive behaviours. This approach challenges traditional theories of behaviour support which often involve negative reinforcement,…

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09 April - 10 April

8:30am - 4:30pm

$400.00 - $660.00

PECS Level 1 Training | 9th & 10th April 2018

Bendat Parent & Community Centre, 36 Dodd Street
Wembley, WA 6014 Australia

This intensive two-day training is designed to teach participants the theory behind The Picture Exchange Communication System and the protocols on how to appropriately implement the six phases of PECS. The Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) is used to teach communication skills rapidly to those with limited functional speech. PECS promotes communication within a social context, without lengthy prerequisite training. Training in PECS begins by teaching a spontaneous request and goes on to teach additional communicative functions such as responding…

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10 April

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Free

CANCELLED Facilitating Early Communication Development | 10/04/2018

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

Please note that this workshop has been cancelled due to low registration numbers. Kindly email seminars@autism.org,au should you have any queries in this regard.  Building communication skills into everyday activities is vital for children’s development. It will enable them to share their important messages and understand what you are saying to them. There are many ways we can help our children communicate. This workshop will guide you in the best supports for your child and how to get started at…

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12 April - 13 April

8:30am - 4:30pm

$400.00 - $660.00

CANCELLED PECS Level 2 Training | 12th & 13th April 2018

Bendat Parent & Community Centre, 36 Dodd Street
Wembley, WA 6014 Australia

Unfortunately, this workshop has been cancelled due to low registration numbers. Kindly email seminars@autism.org.au should you have any queries in this regard.  This interactive training is perfect for parents and/or professionals who have previously attended the PECS Level 1 (Basic) Training and want to address specific PECS implementation challenges and expand the use of PECS across a wide range of activities and settings. Pyramid's skilled instructor will lead group discussions and video analyses regarding practical and resourceful solutions, and innovative problem…

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18 April

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Free

CANCELLED Family Information Evening for New Social Skills Program – The Social Adventurer Program | 18/04/18

Autism Association of WA – Midland Sayer Street, 9 Sayer Street
Midland, Western Australia 6056 Australia

Unfortunately, this workshop has been cancelled due to low registration numbers. Kindly email seminars@autism.org.au should you have any queries.  Our highly popular small-group therapy programs are designed to develop identified skills in a welcoming and encouraging way. Each child is matched to a group according to his or her goals and individual needs. Group Programs:  Discovery Club: a Play Based Social Skills group for children aged 6−11 years. The Explorers: Social Thinking Skills Group for children aged 6−11 years. Discovery Kitchen: a Social Skills Cooking Program for teenagers aged 12…

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