Time Out for Autism

A course for parents/carers who have children and young people on the Autistic Spectrum, or for those awaiting an assessment.

Topics covered include:

  • Understanding ASD
  • Communication
  • Social interaction
  • How to handle repetitive activities
  • Special skills and interest
  • Sensory sensitivities
  • ASD behaviour & management
  • Principles of behaviour management
  • Anxiety and how to manage it
  • Understanding and managing behaviour


Please note: All our courses and workshops are only suitable for Parents/Carers. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide childcare, or accommodate children.

  • COST Free course (£10 for the course handbook)
  • DURATION A 5 week programme, with each session lasting 2 hours
  • DELIVERED BY Trained Parenting Practitioners, who are also parents of children with specific learning needs
  • FREQUENCY This course typically runs every term

Upcoming Courses

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