Autism Training

Rotary Club Johannesburg North Central in partnership with Amazing K Therapy & Remedial Academy presents (free) training for parents raising children with Autism. The focus of our training is to assist parents of children aged 2 to 7 to create a home school; learn about behaviours and how to deal; activities you can do at home to encourage development.

Date: 26, 27, 28 January 2021
Time: 4 to 5pm
Location: Webinar via Zoom
Download training information sheet here (pdf)

26 January 2021
Setting up a homeschool classroom for your autistic child

  • Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • What should you know about the learning space (ideal set-up of the homeschool classroom)
  • The do’s and don’ts in autism homeschooling
  • Initial assessment (knowing where to start teaching your child)
  • What curriculum do I teach my autistic child

27 January 2021
Behaviour at home

  • What is an autistic meltdown and when is my child just being naughty
  • How do I deal with behavior at home – the right way to approach my screaming child
  • The power of positive re-enforcement in the classroom environment
  • Why is routine and a schedule so important in the autism classroom or household
  • Typical behaviors that can cause major problem if not dealt with from the offset

28 January 2021
Activities that I can do with my autistic child that will benefit his/her development

  • Multi-level teaching how it works and what it is
  • A talk about activities and how to identify teachable (what to work on and why)
  • Developing toys using locally available materials

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