Autism is a spectrum condition that affects how a person communicates with others and how they interpret the world around them. There are around 700,000 people in the UK with autism – more than 1 in every 100. Having a clear understanding of the misconceptions, diagnoses and support surrounding autism are just some of the essential skills needed when workingin mental health.
To enroll on this course, contact Craig on (01326) 555472 or press the ‘call me back’ button to make an enquiry.
Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification
Improve your understanding of theories relating to autism
Further your personal and professional development
Ensure you understand what is meant by autism and how it is diagnosed
Learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college
What you will learn:
Unit 1 – Introduction to Autism
Unit 2 – Using a Person-Centred Approach to Support Individuals with Autism
Unit 3 – Communication and Social Interaction in Individuals with Autism
Unit 4 – Sensory Processing, Perception and Cognition in Individuals with Autism
Unit 5 – Supporting Positive Behaviour in Individuals with Autism
Unit 6 – Supporting Individuals with Autism to Live Healthy and Fulfilled Lives
- Aged 24+, or if 19-23 must have completed a Level 2 or above qualification previously
- Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study