FREE Autism and Learning Disability ConferencePublished 27/05/2015
Register for the latest FREE conference by Brookdale.
This conference is focusing on individuals living with Autism and Learning Disabilities. The conference looks at practical guidance and strategies to help you support people and protect them from abuse and exploitation.
This conference includes a forum theatre production from Chickenshed - a chance for the audience to influence the outcome of the play.
Autism Conference Details:
Date: 15th July 2015
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
|09.30 – 10.00||Registration|
|10.00 – 10.10||Introduction to the conference||Mark Goldsborough, COO, Brookdale Care|
|10.10 – 11.10
||Distinguishing Autism when a Learning Disability is present||Jason Crabtree, Clinical Psychologist, Westminster Learning Disability Partnership|
|11.10 – 11.30||Tea break|
|11.30 – 12.10
||Meaningful communication – giving choice and control – resulting in reduction of incidents of Challenging Behaviour.||Mary Farrell and Caragh Allbright, Speech and Language Therapists, Brookdale Care|
|12.10 – 12.50
||Safeguarding - Taking a broader view||Mark Goldsborough, COO, Brookdale Care|
|12.50 – 1.00||Question & Answer Session|
|1.00 – 2.00||Lunch (sandwich buffet lunch provided)|
|2.00 – 3.20
||What is Abuse – what does it look like?
Forum Theatre event
|Chickenshed Theatre Group|
|3.20 – 3.30||Question & Answer Session|
|Close of conference|
Please register for the conference using the Contact Us form here - click Marketing from the dropdown list.
If you have any questions, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 01707 387853.