ANXIETY & ASD (WEBINAR)

Content:

  • Autism vs neurotypical anxiety
  • How to talk about anxiety
  • Strategies for managing anxiety in daily life

Audience:

  • autistic individuals
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

EMOTIONS & ASD

Content:

  • Recognising emotions
  • Processing emotions
  • Managing strong emotions
  • Communicating about emotions

Audience:

  • autistic individuals
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

TEENAGE GIRLS & ASD (WEBINAR)

Content:

  • What’s it like being a teenage girl on the spectrum?
  • Puberty, sexuality and relationships
  • Improving self-confidence

Audience:

  • autistic individuals
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

SENSORY PROCESSING & ASD (WEBINAR)

Content:

  • what are sensory processing difficulties?
  • hyper vs hyposensitivites
  • the impact of sensory difficulties on behaviour
  • how do sensory difficulties affect sleep, diet and exercise
  • making the environment more comfortable

Audience:

  • autistic individuals
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

EXECUTIVE FUNCTION & ASD (WEBINAR)

Executive function is the set of mental skills that help people get things done. The skills include: working memory, organisation, planning, prioritising, starting and completing tasks, flexible thinking and impulse control. Executive function is often impaired in autistic people and has big consequences on all aspects of their life. ‘Difficult’ and ‘challenging’ behaviours can be caused by impaired executive function. Discover strategies to improve it and enjoy being more productive and more efficient.

ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO ASD (WEBINAR)

Content:

  • the dyad of impairments
  • personality types/how personality can influence the way ASD is expressed
  • co-occurring conditions
  • why a diagnosis is important
  • reasonable adjustments in society (the workplace, education, etc.)

Audience:

  • individuals on the spectrum
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

Curly Hair Project Webinar Communication

Content:

  • understanding our own body language, tone of voice and facial expressions, and how to read other people’s
  • how to be a better communicator and have more effective conversations

Audience:

  • autistic individuals
  • parents and carers
  • anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to improve their communication!

Curly Hair Project Webinar Executive Functions

Executive function is the set of mental skills that help people get things done. The skills include: working memory, organisation, planning, prioritising, starting and completing tasks, flexible thinking and impulse control. Executive function is often impaired in autistic people and has big consequences on all aspects of their life. ‘Difficult’ and ‘challenging’ behaviours can be caused by impaired executive function. Discover strategies to improve it and enjoy being more productive and more efficient.