E-Learning - Autism and Communication

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Free -E-Learning on Autism and Communication for parents, carers and families in West Sussex

About this Event


This is a E-Learning Course run by The National Autistic Society for families and carers in West Sussex.

This course is free due to funding received from West Sussex County Council. Please do not register for this course if you do not live in West Sussex and are therefore not eligible for a funded place.

Once you have booked on the course you will be emailed a password and link to be able to complete the course. You will need to be able to complete the course online. If you are do not access the course within one month, your license will be released to another user.

Module Description

This introductory module explores how to recognise communication differences for people on the spectrum and what factors impact upon successful communication. This will allow learners to respond to communication differences to effectively support people on the autism spectrum.

By the end of this module you should be able to:

  • describe and discuss language and communication use and reflect on your own communication style
  • understand variations in use of language and communication in autism
  • identify factors that can impact on (successful) communication
  • recognise and respond to the natural communication preferences of people on the autism spectrum.

“It gives a good over view of the fact that not all folk with autism are the same and that there is a variety of communication methods that are used and preferred”.

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