Working With Young people who have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Training courses for foster carers

This one day course is relevant for individuals who work with and who care for children and young people whose ASD is significant, where it affects everyday functioning to the point where it is a significant impairment to the young persons life.

The course begins by discussing the features, related behaviors, and special needs of children and young people with ASD. By learning to first recognize these characteristics, you’ll take the first step toward helping people with ASD feel comfortable, welcome, and safe in your home.

This 1 day course meets the requirements of the Training, Support and Development Standards for foster care: 3.3 a-c, 3.4b, 3.5, 4.1a-d, 4.4a,  5.1b-c, 5.8a-c, 6.2b & c