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2020 INTERVENTION FOR CHILDREN/ADOLESCENTS DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM WITH COMORBID ADHD

Target Audience

Professionals

Fees

 Full fee: S$128.40 per participant
(inclusive of GST, handout materials and refreshments)

When

Start Date: 2020-02-17
End Date: 2020-02-17
Time: 6pm to 9pm
Duration: 3 hr(s)

Programme Description

This is a sequel to the workshop on Coping with ADHD in Autism which provides an overview of the characteristics of ADHD, its causes and prevalence and how it affects individuals with Autism.

This workshop on Intervention for children/adolescents diagnosed with Autism and ADHD aims to provide an overview of some key intervention strategies and counselling approaches to support these individuals.

It aims to equip participants with some behavioural management strategies so as to enhance their competency in working with these individuals.

Learning Goals

Upon completion of the training workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the symptoms for ADHD, ASD and co-morbidity.
  • Modify the environmental or instructional environment
  • Learn basic behavioural management strategies
  • Learn strategies to facilitate perspective-taking
  • Learn how to adapt existing counselling skills to work with individuals diagnosed with Autism, with comorbid ADHD
  • Learn to appreciate the unique strengths and challenges of these individuals

Pre-requisites

Attendance in Coping with ADHD in Autism would be prerequisite.

Targeted Audience

Counsellors, Social Workers, Teachers, Therapists or Allied Health Professionals working with children or adolescents with Autism Spectrum

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Special Notes

Closing date: 07 February 20

Where

Autism Resource Centre (Singapore)

Speaker(s)

 Ms Magdalene Foo,

Ms Magdalene Foo, Principal Medical Social Worker, Institute of Mental Health

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Contact Us

Mr Tan Qiu Quan, Ms Lina Kam, Training Coordinator
Tel: 6323-3258
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About Us

  • About Autism Resource Centre

    Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) or ARC(S), was established in response to the growing concern that the needs of this diverse population of people with autism go beyond existing provision. ARC(S) aims to highlight the needs of these individuals and to increase understanding and awareness of autism in our community.

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5, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10, Singapore 569739

+65 6323 3258

+65 6323 1974

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