Meltdowns and Shutdowns (Autism Families & Carers Programme)- VIRTUAL EVENT


What is the event?

Course Description Coping with Meltdowns and Shutdowns

This workshop is delivered by Aspie Trainers, a project which supports autistic adults to design and deliver engaging, high quality autism training which mixes thorough and up-to-date research and theory with the practical lived experiences of the trainers themselves.

This is a 2 hour virtual workshop for parents, carers and family members of children and young people. By the end of this workshop students will be able to:

Explain the difference between a meltdown, a shutdown and a temper tantrum Identify how having a meltdown or shutdown commonly impacts on an autistic person Understand the factors which contribute to autistic people experiencing meltdowns and/or shutdowns Explore ways to reduce the likelihood of meltdowns or shutdowns Identify ways to support autistic people during and after meltdowns and shutdowns

There is a small fee payable of £5 to help cover our costs.

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When is the event?


Free to attend?

Regular event?

Contact Details

07943 999 792

Location Details

BN17 5EY