Meltdowns and Shutdowns (Autism Families & Carers Programme)- VIRTUAL EVENT
What is the event?
Coping with Meltdowns
This workshop is delivered by Aspie Trainers, a project which supports autistic adults to design and deliver engaging, high quality autism training which mixes thorough and up-to-date research and theory with the practical lived experiences of the trainers themselves.
This is a 90 minute workshop for parents, carers and family members of children and young people in West Sussex.
By the end of this workshop you will be able to:
Explain the difference between a meltdown, a shutdown and a temper tantrum
Identify how having a meltdown or shutdown commonly impacts on an autistic person
Understand the factors which contribute to autistic people experiencing meltdowns and/or shutdowns
Explore ways to reduce the likelihood of meltdowns or shutdowns
Identify ways to support autistic people during and after meltdowns and shutdowns
To book your place, please go to westsussexmind.eventbritecom