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Early Days

Early Days

Early Days is a series of free workshops for parents, grandparents, and families of young children (0-6 years) who have an Autism Spectrum Disorder or who are going through the assessment and diagnostic process.

This initiative is funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services through the Helping Children with Autism package.

There are a series of workshops available. Families may choose to attend one, several or all of the workshops. It is recommended to attend the "my child and Autism" Workshop first. 

To register, please click on the title of the workshop you would like to attend. If you are having trouble, call Emma Bennett, Trainng, Consultancy and Researc Officer on 8462 0658 or email at e...@autismsa.org.au.

 South Australia

Workshop
(Click Workshop to Register)
More Information  Location Date Time
Tips for Everyday Skills Register here

Woodville Gardens Children's Centre

Friday, 17th August 2018 10:00am - 1:00pm
Understanding Behaviour Register here

Autism SA, Elizabeth

Tuesday, 14th August 2018 10:00am - 2:30pm
Helping my Child Cope with Change Register here

Autism SA, Elizabeth

Friday, 24th August 2018 9:30am - 12:30am
Play and Social Learning Register here

Autism SA, Netley

Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Tips for Everyday Skills Register here

Autism SA, Elizabeth

Tuesday, 11th September 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Helping my Child Cope with Change Register here

Autism SA,Netley

Wednesday, 24th October 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Tips for Everyday Skills Register here

Autism SA, Netley

Wednesday, 31st October 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Understanding Behaviour Register here Autism SA, Netley Tuesday, 13th November 2018 10:00am - 2:30pm
Play and Social Learning Register here Autism SA, Elizabeth Thursday, 22nd November 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Progression to School Register here Autism SA, Netley Wednesday, 5th December 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm
Progression to School

Register here

Autism SA, Elizabeth

Tuesday, 11th December 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm

Northern Territory Early Days Workshops

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If you would like to register for a Northern Territory workshop, please contact twachtel@autismsa.org.au

Understanding Behaviour 

Topics covered:

•Understanding your child’s behaviour.
•Teaching your child a new, more functional behaviour.
•Developing techniques to promote positive behaviour.

Tips for Everyday Skills

Topics covered:

•Factors affecting achievement of daily living skills
•Strategies for working on daily living skills
•Additional resources available for use

My Child and Autism

Topics covered:

•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

Helping My Child Cope With Change

Topics covered:

•Understanding why change is hard and how it impacts on young children with ASD.
•Strategies for preparing for change in everyday situations.

Play and Social Learning

Topics covered:

•Understanding Play, social learning and ASD.
•Understanding the types of play.
•Strategies to scaffold and encourage play development.

Progression to School

Topics covered:

•The importance of working as a transition team.
•Tips and ideas to help you ready your child for school.
•Funding options.

Positive Partnerships

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