We all have a unique set of skills, strengths
and talents – let’s find yours
This 11-week online program is co-designed and facilitated by individuals on the spectrum. It offers neurodiverse participants an alternative way of viewing autism by acknowledging that despite experiencing challenges and difficulties, individuals also possess a range of strengths that can be utilised for navigating life.
The program covers a range of topics including the social model of disability and neurodiversity, the benefits of neurodiversity to employers, culture and society, fluctuating functioning and how to manage and plan for different situations. The ultimate aim is to help participants understand how autism affects them personally and thereby building their confidence and self-awareness.
Topics covered in this course include:
|Session 1:||Making meaning of autism|
|Session 2:||Disability, diversity and culture|
|Session 3:||Autism history and research|
|Session 4:||Sensory processing|
|Session 5:||Executive functioning Part 1|
|Session 6:||Executive functioning Part 2|
|Session 7:||Health and wellbeing|
|Session 8:||Connection and communication|
|Session 9:||Interests and employment|
|Session 10:||Myths and misconceptions|
|Session 11:||Focus group|