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February 2019

Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – Birmingham

26th February at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Autism West Midlands – Head Office, Regent Court, George Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham, West Midlands B15 1NU United Kingdom
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£5
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Designed for parents and carers. The session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Booking is essential. These sessions run on: Friday 11th January 2019 Tuesday 26th February 2019 Wednesday 20th March 2019   Date: Tuesday 26th February 2019 Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm Location: Autism West Midlands, Regent Court, George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 1NU. Cost: £5 Booking Information: To book this event please visit the eShop: https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/collections/events/products/understanding-autism-for-parents-and-carers-2019-birmingham Places are allocated on a first come first…

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Practical Interventions 5 Day Training Course – Solihull (Evenings)

27th February at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Junction, 100, Chapelhouse Road, Fordbridge
Solihull, West Midlands B37 5HA United Kingdom
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Free
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Practical Interventions Training Course. (Evenings) This course has been adapted from Studio III™ training. A five session physical intervention training course for family members of a child with autism. The course offers an introduction to autism and a low arousal and practical approach to managing challenging behaviour. The course will cover the following: Introduction to autism Sensory issues and autism Defining challenging behavior and why it occurs Low arousal techniques The importance of pre-empting situations Avoiding known triggers The importance…

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Toilet Training Workshop – West Bromwich

28th February at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Greets Green Childrens’ Centre, Wattle Road
West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 9EZ United Kingdom
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Toilet Training Workshop Come and find out about why some autistic children find toilet training difficult. Learn about different strategies and approaches to help with toilet training and the processes to help develop a successful toilet routine for your child with autism. Date: Thursday 28th February 2019 Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm Location: Greets Green Children’s Centre, Wattle Road, West Bromwich, B70 9EZ Price: Free to Sandwell families. Places are limited, please book early. Booking Information: To book this event or for more information…

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March 2019

Understanding Your Child’s Autism – Shifnal

5th March at 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Shifnal Village Hall, Aston Street
Shifnal, Shropshire TF11 8DW United Kingdom
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Free
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A free one day course for family carers of children with autism or being assessed for autism. This practical session will give you the opportunity to share experiences and take away ideas, strategies and resources. Topics covered include autism as a spectrum condition, communication in autism and making sense of behaviour. Please bring your own lunch, tea and coffee is provided. Places are only available to family carers in the Shropshire Council area. This event runs on: Tuesday 5th March 2019 - Shifnal Wednesday 22nd May…

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Autism and Me – Shirley

9th March at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Bridge, 234 Stratford Road
Shirley, West Midlands B90 3AG United Kingdom
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Free
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Practical 3 day workshop for SOLAR registered families only. These practical sessions will give children the opportunity to meet others of a similar age with autism. They will learn more about positive aspects of autism through games, practical exercises, videos, work sheets and more. Children will also have the opportunity to create their own stress busting tool kit! Suitable for children aged 8-12 years who can engage without additional support. SOLAR registered families only. Aims of the three day workshop: To improve the child’s…

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Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – Chelmsley Wood

14th March at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Fordbridge Community Hub, Fordbridge Primary School, Crabtree Drive
Chelmsley Wood, West Midlands B37 5BU United Kingdom
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Free
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Designed for parents and carers. This free 2 hr session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Booking is essential. FREE for Solihull SOLAR Families Date: Thursday 14th March 2019 Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm Location: Fordbridge Community Hub, Fordbridge Primary School, Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood, B37 5BU Cost: Free Booking Information: To book this event for more information please contact Lisa Baker, Solihull Parenting Coordinator: T: 0121 301 2773 Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.  

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Understanding Your Child with Autism – Shrewsbury (Evenings)

14th March at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Community Space, Tesco Extra, Cattle Market, Battlefield Road
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 4HA United Kingdom
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Free
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A series of two free evening sessions for family carers of children with autism or being assessed for autism. These practical sessions will give you the opportunity to share experiences and take away ideas, strategies and resources. Topics covered include autism as a spectrum condition, communication in autism and making sense of behaviour. Topics covered • Autism as a spectrum condition • Communication difficulties in autism • Making sense of why children with autism behave as they do • Developing better communication with your…

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Understanding Your Child with Autism – Shrewsbury

15th March at 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Richmond House, Rutland, Harlescott
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 3QG United Kingdom
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Free
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A free one day course for family carers of children with autism or being assessed for autism. This practical session will give you the opportunity to share experiences and take away ideas, strategies and resources. Topics covered include autism as a spectrum condition, communication in autism and making sense of behaviour. Places are only available to family carers in the Shropshire Council area. Date: Friday 15th March 2019 Time: 9:30am – 2:00pm Location: Friday 7th December 2018 - Richmond House, Rutland, Harlescott Grange, Shrewsbury, SY1 3QG Friday 15th March 2019 - Market Drayton, Junior…

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Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – West Bromwich

19th March at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Greets Green Childrens’ Centre, Wattle Road
West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 9EZ United Kingdom
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Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers. Designed for parents and carers. The session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Date: Tuesday 19th March 2019 Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm Location: Greets Green Children’s Centre, Wattle Road, West Bromwich, B70 9EZ Cost: Free Booking Information: To book this event or for more information please contact Donna: T: 07881 109 525 E: donnab@autismwestmidlands.org.uk    

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Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – Birmingham

20th March at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Autism West Midlands – Head Office, Regent Court, George Road, Edgbaston
Birmingham, West Midlands B15 1NU United Kingdom
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£5
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Designed for parents and carers. The session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Booking is essential. These sessions run on: Friday 11th January 2019 Tuesday 26th February 2019 Wednesday 20th March 2019   Date: Wednesday 20th March 2019 Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm Location: Autism West Midlands, Regent Court, George Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 1NU. Cost: £5 Booking Information: To book this event please visit the eShop: https://shop.autismwestmidlands.org.uk/collections/events/products/understanding-autism-for-parents-and-carers-2019-birmingham Places are allocated on a first come first…

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Understanding Autism for Professionals – Oldbury

26th March at 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Dance Hall, Coneygre Youth Arts Centre, Sedgley Road East
Tipton, West Midlands DY4 8UH United Kingdom
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Free
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Understanding Autism for Professionals. Designed for professionals. The session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behavior. Booking is essential Sessions run on: Wednesday 20th February 2019 and Tuesday 26th March 2019 Date: Tuesday 26th March 2019 Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm Location: Dance Hall, Coneygre Youth Arts Centre, Sedgley Road East, Tividale, Oldbury, DY4 8UH (SatNav: DY4 8XA) Cost: Free for Sandwell Professionals Booking Information: To book this event or for more information please contact Rebecca: T:  07881…

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Rising to the Challenge – 2019 Workshops – Shrewsbury

29th March at 9:30 am - 17th May at 12:30 pm
The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 4NG United Kingdom
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£10
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Rising to the Challenge 2019 Workshops in Shrewsbury for family carers living in Shropshire “Best parent training and support programme” Social Care Award 2017 A series of six workshops during March, April and May for family carers who really want to understand their child’s autism. This course is funded by Shropshire Council and Shropshire’s Clinical Commissioning Group so places are only available for family carers living in the Shropshire Council area. About the Course Families attending this course will gain greater confidence…

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May 2019

Awareness of Autism for Shropshire Practitioners – Shrewsbury

8th May at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Sundorne
Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 4NG United Kingdom
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Free
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Awareness of Autism for Shropshire Practitioners Are you a Shropshire based practitioner and would like a better understanding of autism? A free 2 hour course for practitioners working with families and children in Shropshire which includes: • An introduction to autism • How autism affects children • Information about how autism is diagnosed • Simple strategies that work • Supporting families of children with autism We ask that no more than five places are booked by any one organisation, if…

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Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – Shirley

9th May at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Bridge, 234 Stratford Road
Shirley, West Midlands B90 3AG United Kingdom
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Free
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Designed for parents and carers. This free 2 hr session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Booking is essential. FREE for Solihull SOLAR Families This event also runs on Wednesday 17th July 2019 Date: Thursday 9th May 2019 Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm Location: The Bridge, 234 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AG Cost: Free Booking Information: To book this event for more information please contact Lisa Baker, Solihull Parenting Coordinator: T: 0121 301 2773 Places are allocated on a first come first…

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Understanding Your Child’s Autism – Craven Arms

22nd May at 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
The Gateway, Auction Yard
Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9BW United Kingdom
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Free
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A free one day course for family carers of children with autism or being assessed for autism. This practical session will give you the opportunity to share experiences and take away ideas, strategies and resources. Topics covered include autism as a spectrum condition, communication in autism and making sense of behaviour. Please bring your own lunch, tea and coffee is provided. Places are only available to family carers in the Shropshire Council area. This event runs on: Tuesday 5th March 2019 - Shifnal Wednesday 22nd May…

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July 2019

Understanding Autism for Parents and Carers – Shirley

17th July at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Bridge, 234 Stratford Road
Shirley, West Midlands B90 3AG United Kingdom
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Free
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Designed for parents and carers. This free 2 hr session will help you to understand more about autism and provide strategies which may help to manage challenging behaviour. Booking is essential. FREE for Solihull SOLAR Families Date: Wednesday 17th July 2019 Time: 10.30am - 12.30pm Location: The Bridge, 234 Stratford Road, Shirley, B90 3AG Cost: Free Booking Information: To book this event for more information please contact Lisa Baker, Solihull Parenting Coordinator: T: 0121 301 2773 Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.  

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