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Pregnancy, Babies & Children’s Expo

Friday 06 October, 2017 - Sunday 08 October, 2017, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

We are exhibitors at PB&CE we look forward to seeing you there! Learn more here: * Doors close at 4pm on Friday.Read More

Social Skills and ASD – Pakenham

Wednesday 11 October, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Communication is a social act requiring at least one other person and, communicating within a social context, is an area which many individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) find quite challenging. This workshop will focus specifically on social communication - what it is and the difficulties it can present for children with ASD on a daily basis, and across a range of environments (ie, kinder, school home, the community).…Read More

Supporting Communication in Individuals with ASD – Bundoora

Thursday 19 October, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Many children with ASD have difficulty developing expressive language skills and the ability to process and understand verbal information. They may also have difficulties with nonverbal communication, such as the use of body language, eye contact and facial expressions. The extent of a person’s language difficulties will also depend on his or her intellectual ability and their social development. This workshop will give participants an understanding of the development of…Read More

Promoting Independence Skills in Daily Life – Bayswater

Thursday 26 October, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This workshop will explore the development of independence skills for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. We will discuss the stages of skill development within the areas of dressing, toileting, feeding, and other daily self-care tasks. Strategies to support children to become more independent in daily life will be explored, as well as the availability of other relevant resources. This workshop is suitable for Parents and Carers. Date: Thursday 26th…Read More

Anxiety and ASD – Pakenham

Thursday 02 November, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Anxiety is common in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. This workshop will cover what anxiety is, some of our understanding of why it is common in children with ASD and how we can help children with ASD manage their anxiety effectively. This workshop is suitable for Parents, Carers and Professionals. Date: Thursday 2nd November 2017 Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm Venue: to be confirmed closer to date COST: Irabina Families $25.00…Read More

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