This online course is aimed at people who want to understand and make a difference in the lives of individuals with the autism spectrum condition, including parents, carers, professionals and individuals with a diagnosis of autism and who have little or no knowledge of the condition.

The course covers:

  • What is autism?
  • How common is autism?
  • What is Asperger syndrome?
  • What causes autism?
  • So how much do you know about autism?

The Autism Main Challenges Spectrum

  • Social communication - body language, facial expressions and tone of voice; sayings and phrases; social interaction; making friends; social imagination; mind blindness; sensory issues;
  • What does autism feel like? - coping methods; typical characteristics; diagnosis of women; the strengths of autism.

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