Category Archives: Workshops

Autism in Girls features in new workshops line-up

New online workshops about Autism in Girls, with Berkshire autism advocate Carly Jones, are a highlight of our autumn workshops for parents and carers who live in the Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire council areas. Carly, pictured, who has two autistic daughters, will lead two 90-minute workshops on Friday, November 6, and Friday, November 20,
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Coronavirus: Two new online workshops available

Autism Berkshire is launching two new online bite-sized autism advice workshops next week to help parents and carers and their families while the coronavirus shutdown continues. The workshops, which will first take place on Thursday, June 18, are: Understanding Food Refusal in autistic children and young people: A brand new workshop, which is available for
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Coronavirus: Benefits advice workshops go online

To help parents and carers and autistic adults understand their entitlement to benefits and how to make an application while the coronavirus outbreak disrupts our normal services, we are launching some free online advice workshops in June. We strongly recommend that you get in touch with us and take part in a workshop before starting any application for benefits, to
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Speakers cover range of autism-related topics in conference presentations and workshops

Parents, carers and professionals can hear from autism specialists and an autistic advocate and get expert advice at new workshop sessions at our All About Autism 2020 conference in Slough on Tuesday, March 31, during World Autism Awareness Week. Dr Fiona Knott, who is again our opening speaker, will talk about her latest work on Autism and Anxiety and offer
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Extra autism workshop dates added for east of Berkshire

Parents and carers living in the east of Berkshire can book free places at more of our autism advice workshops between April and June. We are offering more NAS Autism Seminars for Families workshops about Understanding Autism, Managing Anger and Meeting Sensory Needs and workshops about Emotional Self-Regulation at venues in Bracknell, Slough and Windsor. They provide
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Free places available at first autism advice workshops of 2020

Free places can now be booked our first autism advice workshops in 2020 to help parents and carers of children with a diagnosis of autism or whose children are on the Berkshire CAMHS waiting list for an autism assessment. As usual we are offering the Autism Seminars for Families workshops,  developed by the National Autistic Society,
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More Understanding Your Rights workshops on way explaining benefit applications and employment advice

Dates are now available for more of Autism Berkshire’s free Understanding Your Rights workshops, looking at a range of benefits and how to apply, and employment support for young people and adults, with our benefits expert Kevin Jackson. They will take place at Autism Berkshire’s office in Reading town centre, at 40 Caversham Road, on
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