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Online Autism Workshop: How to support and treat anxiety in children with Autism

November 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

€69

Note: This workshop is sold as bundle of 3 live events only, by purchasing now you get access to the upcoming live events but also a recording of past events in this workshop. This way if you have already missed an event in this workshop or you don’t think you will have time for a future event you can still watch the recording and get the full benefit of this great workshop.

IMPORTANT: This is Part 2 of this great workshop – Purchase the complete workshop now and find a recording of Part 1 when you register your details.

This brilliant 3-part workshop will discuss how anxiety presents with children and young people with Autism/ASD, and how to treat it effectively. Interventions discussed will incorporate strategies from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – i.e., gradual exposure, cognitive restructuring, and psychoeducation – as well as strategies from Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)/ Positive Behavior Support (PBS) (e.g., positive reinforcement, antecedent-based/prevention strategies such as visual supports). We will discuss how these interventions that were originally applied with neurotypical children can be modified for children and young people with Autism.

What you will learn:

Workshop 1 – Wednesday Oct 27th 2021 at 7pm

  • A greater understanding of the reasons for Anxiety in children with Autism
  • Two evidence-based interventions from behavioral therapy
    •  Gradual exposure and positive reinforcement
  • How to use them to treat anxiety in young people with Autism 
    • Regardless of cognitive ability.

Workshop 2 – Tuesday Nov 2nd 2021 at 7pm

  • A greater understanding of cognitive behavioral therapy, CBT
  • Two evidence-based interventions from cognitive behavioral therapy
    •  cognitive restructuring and psychoeducation
  • How to treat anxiety in more cognitively able young people with Autism using CBT

Workshop 3 – Tuesday Nov 16th 2021 at 7pm

  • A greater understanding of positive behaviour support
  • Several prevention and teaching/replacement strategies from Positive Behavior Support
  • How to treat anxiety in more cognitively able young people with Autism using positive behaviour support 
    •  Regardless of cognitive ability.

Details

Date:
November 2
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
€69
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