BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//wp-events-plugin.com//6.4.7.3//EN TZID:America/Toronto X-WR-TIMEZONE:America/Toronto BEGIN:VEVENT UID:165@sdrc.ca DTSTART;TZID=America/Toronto:20231121T130000 DTEND;TZID=America/Toronto:20231121T153000 DTSTAMP:20231030T160022Z URL:https://www.sdrc.ca/events/helping-individuals-with-autism-navigate-th e-social-world-virtual/ SUMMARY:HELPING INDIVIDUALS WITH AUTISM NAVIGATE THE SOCIAL WORLD (PART 1) - VIRTUAL DESCRIPTION:Dates: Tuesday\, November 21\, 2023 (Part 1)\n            Tuesday\, November 28\, 2023 (Part 2)\n\nTime: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm\nRegist er by: Friday\, November 17\, 2023\n\n\n\nPresenter: Stuart Lamont\, B. SD .\, RSSW\n\n**This is a 2-part course. You must take Part One to understan d Part Two.**\n\nPART 1: Individuals with autism typically do not learn ma ny social skills by simply observing others in a social context. Parents a nd caregivers need to understand this. This workshop provides strategies\, resources and educational materials to help parents and caregivers unders tand the difficulties in teaching someone with autism social skills. Topic s covered include:\n\nDeveloping an Action Plan\nIdentifying Core Skills\n Developing a Social Skills Profile\nGenerating Useful Strategies\nExplorin g Ways to Observe Behaviour &\; Identify Alternative Behaviour\nUnderst anding Behaviour within the Context of Social Skills\n\nA model of Skill L earning will be presented.\n\nAppropriate for: Parents and Caregivers of C hildren/Youth/Adults\n\n \;\n\n \; CATEGORIES:Virtual Session END:VEVENT BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Toronto X-LIC-LOCATION:America/Toronto BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:20231105T010000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 TZNAME:EST END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE END:VCALENDAR