Developing Social Communication & Play in Young Children with Autism

Developing Social Communication & Play in Young Children with Autism

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Our Empowering Parents series is designed to offer education and support to parents of autistic children and adolesence.

About this event

This seminar offers ideas and strategies for using naturally occurring opportunities to support and develop emerging communication skills through play and engagement.

We will explore

  • Stages of development in play and language
  • The links between play and language
  • Strategies for assessing and identifying where your child is at
  • Activities and strategies to develop emerging skills.There will opportunities for Q& A throughout.

Your Speaker

Marie Byrne has over 30 years experience as a wife, mother, teacher and therapist to people with autism/autistic people. In this live event she brings the insights of her lived experience to parents of young people who are new to the world of Autism.

Marie believes in respecting and working with the Autism perspective and in empowering parents and professionals to consider the perspectives and rights of the Autistic person at all times.

While she is the person speaking, she brings insights from the many autistic people she has loved and worked with over the years and acknowledges the roles of her husband and son, in particular, in educating her in the Autism Perspective.

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