Just Diagnosed?

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Event Time:

10:30 am

Event Location:

ASD Helping Hands, Room 412-416

A 4-week course for the parents and carers whose children are suspected of having Autism Spectrum Disorders or have just been diagnosed with ASD.

This course is held in person at our main offices.

Course contents

Week 1– Understanding Autism

-Triad of Impairment -The Autism Spectrum -Co-morbid conditions and mental health

Week 2– Understanding Behaviour

-The Anger Mountain-The Brain -How to support behaviour -Understanding how parenting can affect behaviour -ABC charts

Week 3 -The Sensory World of ASD

-The seven senses -Hypersensitivity vs hyposensitivity -Arousal states -Supporting sensory difficulties

Week 4– Visual Aids and Communication

-Difficulties with communication -Using visual aids to help communication

What some of our Previous Learners have said…


Meet the Trainer


About your Trainer

Lee has worked at ASD Helping Hands for the past 7 years as Operations Manager. He has a wealth of knowledge about Autism and Neurodiversity. His partner is diagnosed with ADHD  and he has two Autistic brothers.


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Event FAQs

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at Parents and Carers of a young people aged under 18 years.

Is this course delivered virtually?

No, this course is delivered in Person at our offices in Dereham, Norfolk. There is no option to join virtually. We do have an online version of the course that you can find here:  Just Diagnosed? Online

Do I need an understanding of Autism to take part in this course?

Not at all. This course is designed for people who have little to no knowledge of Autism SPectrum Disorders and neurodiversity. It is a perfect place to start learning about Neurodiveristy.

Event Location:

Total Seats: 8 (1 Left:)
  • ASD Helping Hands, Room 412-416
  • St Withburga Lane
  • Dereham
  • Norfolk
  • United Kingdom

Event Schedule Details

  • 18/09/2023 10:30 am   -   12:00 pm
  • 25/09/2023 10:30 am   -   12:00 pm
  • 02/10/2023 10:30 am   -   12:00 pm
  • 09/10/2023 10:30 am   -   12:00 pm

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