Autism and Girls
What is the event?
This is a 2 hour workshop for parents, carers and family members of children and young people in West Sussex. This session is delivered by a trainer with autism who is able to give a first person perspective of what it is like to be autistic and female.
By the end of this workshop students will be able to;
· Describe how girls on the Autistic Spectrum present differently to boys.
· Understand the diagnostic challenges for girls that can lead to misdiagnosis and late diagnosis
· Explain why girls on the autistic spectrum are more likely to mask their differences and how masking can impact mental health
· Explore suggestions to empower and support girls with ASC
Tickets can be booked through Eventbrite by following this link: -https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/autism-and-girls-families-and-carers-worthing-110619-tickets-59533580542