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Thursday, February 8 • 12:00 - 15:00
Through Autism Glasses

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Are you somewhat new to the autism world, or are you a relatively new teacher? Perhaps you are having trouble getting through to you students with autism, and wonder why they do the odd things they do. Or maybe it’s just hard to include them in your regular program. You just need to see things through ‘autism glasses’. This session will help you to see things the way they do, and covers all primary and secondary symptoms. It is a presentation full of great strategies, that will involve demonstrations, observations, video footage of an autistic child and a display of physical materials that help make the world friendlier to autistic children. And just as importantly, you will get a feel for what life can really be like for a child on the spectrum and their family.

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Kitty Parlby

Owner, Autism Inspirations
In January of 2000, Kitty’s son was diagnosed with severe autism, which drove her into intense study. She has provided autism workshops and presentations since 2005. She also worked for years as a special needs Educational Assistant in Alberta. Kitty is now an autism consultant... Read More →

Thursday February 8, 2018 12:00 - 15:00 MST
Westin: Leduc Rm 10135 100 St NW
  Inclusive Education / Éducation Inclusive, Pre-reg |   Pre-registered, Pre-reg
  • Chairperson Erin Kaley Danderfer - Greater Black Gold #8
  • Room Details Classroom Max Capacity - 48
  • Grade Focus None
  • Tags English