Training

Training or consultancy for all who work with or care for those with Aspergers or autism
and/or learning difficulties( LDs). 

We are currently offering online (Zoom) training for individuals or groups.

Who does ASPECT provide training/consultancy for?

  • teaching and support staff
  • health professionals
  • child and adolescent mental health services
  • adult mental health services
  • social workers
  • counsellors and therapists
  • day and residential care workers
  • youth offending teams

Essential training areas include:

  • Understanding and working with autism and Aspergers
  • Counselling individuals with autism/Aspergers
  • Couple counselling where a partner has autism/Aspergers
  • Autism and mental health issues
  • Puberty, sexuality and relationships
  • Appropriate care and support for people with autism/Aspergers
  • Behaviour and emotion management
  • Classroom support
  • Support in the workplace
  • Social skills
  • Transition
  • Co-morbidity: associated disorders including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Obsessive, Compulsive Disorder (OCD), anxiety, fears and phobias, depression.