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Emotional Management and ASD, with Dr Tony Attwood

Professional development (PD) Auckland, Waikato

Posted: 12 April 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9tDr

Emotional Management for Children and Teens with ASD with Dr Tony Attwood and Dr Michelle Garnett

This seminar covers all ages and stages of the autism spectrum and provides an understanding of the difficulties associated with emotional management in ASD, while offering practical hands-on strategies to support children, teens and even adults with ASD.

Topics covered include: reasons for difficulties expressing and managing emotions; the understanding and expression of emotions; emotional sensitivities; sensory sensitivities; cognitive flexibility – one track mind; making mistakes; affective education of emotions, characteristics of depression associated with ASD; tools to combat depression; anxiety; coping with anxiety; anger; meltdowns; and the emotional toolbox to help anxiety and anger; and special interests.

Events summary

Waikato

13 August 2019 – 13 August 2019

Auckland

14 August 2019 – 14 August 2019

Further information

Contact: Jo Adkins

 (021) 708 875

jo@creatingsuccess.co.nz

www.creatingsuccess.co.nz