Thursday, 21 August 2014

Victorian Autism Conference Presentations to be screened in regional centres

Victorian Autism Conference logo
Contact: Allison Lapham, Autism Tasmania
p: 6278 9985   e: admin@autismtas.org.au
w: www.autismtas.org.au/

Date: 3, 4 & 9 Sept 2014          RSVP: 5 Days prior to event
Location: Launceston, Burnie and Hobart

Intended Audience: Teachers, Teacher AIdes, Autism Support Staff

Victorian Autism Conference is coming to Tasmania via a selection of presentations to be screened in regional centres. Register Now!

Launceston: Wednesday 3 September, Tailrace Centre, Waterfront Drive Riverside
Burnie: Thursday 4 September, Braddon Hall, Burnie Arts and Function Centre
Hobart: Tuesday 9 September, Tattersall's Park Function Centre Glenorchy

Presentation Program:
Morning Session-
9:30-11:00 Sensory processing and Autism - Chris Chapparo
11:15-12:00 Sleeping Sound : Practical strategies and information on managing sleep problems in children who have an autism spectrum disorder - Nicole Rinehart and Emma Schiberras

Afternoon Session-
1:00-1:45 Enhancing self esteem and self identity in the child with Autism Spectrum Disorder - Louise Ford
1:50-2:35 Friendship and romantic experiences in adolescence - Tony Attwood
2:50-3:35 Girls under the umbrella of ASD - Lori Ernsperger

Evening Session
6:00-6:45 Sleeping Sound : Practical strategies and information on managing sleep problems in children who have an autism spectrum disorder - Nicole Rinehart and Emma Schiberras
6:50-7:35 Friendship and romantic experiences in adolescence - Tony Attwood
7:45-8:30 Hi Mum! I'm ready to leave school, are you? - Nancy Sadka

Download the presentation program.

All current Autism Tasmania members free of charge.
Non–Member $38.50 per session

Become a member of Autism Tasmania today and enjoy an immediate benefit.  Membership application form.

Places are limited and registration closes 5 days prior to event
No registration/No entry