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Family workshops

Autism SA presents family workshops and webinars that aim to develop participants’ understanding of a variety of areas relating to autism and provide specific strategies that they can use in a range of environments.

Presented by experienced professionals from across our organisation, participants will have the opportunity to develop a greater understanding of autism through these interactive, engaging and practical workshops.

Autism SA family workshops are delivered both face-to-face and online. Anyone can attend Family Workshops at Autism SA. NDIS funding can be used to access workshops. Click below to see the current workshops in each category and then click a course title to read more.

  • Understanding Autism
    February 7, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Understanding Autism

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
This session will give you a sound foundation of autism knowledge and give you the footing you need to move forward on your autism journey, whatever it may be, and...
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  • Key strategies
    February 7, 2022
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Key strategies

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Get the why and most importantly the how of best practice approaches including answers to your questions such as: how long do I try a strategy?
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  • Understanding Autism
    February 10, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Understanding Autism

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
This session will give you a sound foundation of autism knowledge and give you the footing you need to move forward on your autism journey, whatever it may be, and...
Learn More

  • Key strategies
    February 10, 2022
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Key strategies

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Get the why and most importantly the how of best practice approaches including answers to your questions such as: how long do I try a strategy?
Learn More

  • Q&A drop in session
    February 21, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Q&A Drop-In Session

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
This session is designed as a networking, resource and information sharing opportunity, or even just come and check out our new Southern Hub training space!
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  • Goal setting
    February 22, 2022
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Goal setting

  • Webinar - Online
  • Webinar
Good goal setting will guide, monitor and review an individual’s development and growth in a range of areas. As a support person, whether a professional or parent you will be...
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  • Supporting your child through schooling
    February 24, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Supporting your child through schooling

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Let us guide you through this schooling journey by providing tools for all things school related.
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  • Supporting girls and woman on the spectrum
    February 28, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Supporting girls and woman on the spectrum

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Females on the spectrum can present differently to their male peers. What are the implications of this and what do we need to do to support females on the spectrum?
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  • Resilience and well-being
    March 10, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Resilience and well-being

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Resilience and well-being are the basis to successful and meaningful engagement in the social, community and education settings
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  • Explaining an autism diagnosis to your child and your support networks
    March 10, 2022
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Explaining an autism diagnosis to your child and your support networks

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Helping your child have a sound understanding of their diagnosis as well as their strengths and challenges puts them on a path towards positive well-being and self-advocacy, two of life’s...
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  • Social and emotional skill building
    March 17, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Social and emotional skill building

  • Autism SA Northern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Our social and emotional worlds are complex, but, as they underpin much of what we do in our daily life (buying a new Lego set, asking for help, going to...
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  • Understanding my child's behaviour
    March 21, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Understanding my child’s behaviour

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
Our goal in this session is to provide the theory behind your child’s behaviour, and then the tools to increase positive behaviours and reduce behaviours of concern.
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  • Understanding Autism
    March 22, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Understanding Autism

  • Webinar - Online
  • Webinar
This session will give you a sound foundation of autism knowledge and give you the footing you need to move forward on your autism journey, whatever it may be, and...
Learn More

  • Strengths based approach to support and learning
    March 29, 2022
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Strengths based approach to support and learning

  • Webinar - Online
  • Webinar
Autistic people often enjoy great passions and have specific strengths and if we work with these appropriately, they can literally change the way the brain works, learns and engages! Learn...
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  • Understanding and supporting mental health
    March 30, 2022
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Understanding and supporting mental health

  • Autism SA Southern Hub
  • Face 2 Face
For a significant number of people on the autism spectrum, anxiety, depression and other mental health challenges can arise and heavily impact on everyday life. Knowledge and acceptance are the...
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  • Managing screen time
    March 31, 2022
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Managing screen time

  • Webinar - Online
  • Webinar
This session will look at ways to keep the real world and virtual world moving along together in harmony.
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  • Self advocacy matters
    April 5, 2022
    3:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Self advocacy matters

  • Webinar - Online
  • Webinar
Self-advocacy can include a range of skills including asking for help, negotiating, assertiveness, making decisions, explaining your diagnosis to others and requesting modifications or adjustments in a work, social or...
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