Behaviour and Emotion Management

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Behaviour and Emotion Management
Thursday, February 5, 2009
9:30am - for 10:00 start, day ends 4:00pm.
The Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (ACAMH) (map)
39-41 Union Street
London, London, UK SE1 1SD
Other Info
This seminar focuses on the principles of understanding and managing behaviours presented by children and young people on the autistic spectrum with and without additional learning difficulties. Who should attend: parents and all professionals whose work brings them into contact with children and young people with ASD. The morning teaching session is followed by a workshop where real-life case studies are discussed and appropriate strategies considered. The trainer is Dr Katingo Giannoulis.

The day looks at:

* Features of ASD and their relation to challenging behaviours
* Assessment of the challenging behaviour
* Causes, triggers and maintenance
* Strategies to avert and manage behaviour effectively
* Ethical concerns

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