In this 2-day workshop you will gain a greater understanding of how your child, thinks, feels and experiences the world (including the four main deficit areas (cognitive, sensory, social and emotional), while providing comprehensive toolbox of strategies for tackling the challenges they face each day. Participants will learn how to assess each area and develop a comprehensive profile individualized for the children. This toolbox of strategies can be implemented across home, school and therapeutic settings, focusing on helping the children feel safe, accepted and competent.
Early Bird rates apply!
To purchase tickets visit billnason.eventbrite.ca.
Posted June 28, 2016
Has your child been newly diagnosed with autism? Are you connected to all the programs and services available to your child affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder in Durham Region? Is your family receiving all the support you need?
Our Potential Programme Family Support Coordinator in Durham Region is available to meet with parents/guardians to develop a support plan for you and your family. This service is free of charge to any individual or family affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder.
You can contact the Potential Programme Family Support Coordinator Monique Johnson at email@example.com or 905-723-8405.
For more details on the Potential Programme click here.
Posted June 13, 2016
Posted July 7, 2016
Posted June 8, 2016
DRPS Autism Registry
We recently hosted an Autism Registry Information Night. A member of the Durham Region Police Service Mental Health Unit presented information about the Autism Registry and why it is an important and useful tool for both officers and individuals/families with a loved one with ASD. Click here to view the presentation.
Posted May 31, 2016
NEW Membership Benefits!
If there was ever a great time to be an Autism Ontario Durham Region member, it is now!
We are excited to announce that Autism Ontario members can now receive discounts on membership and other services at the Abilities Centre in Whitby. For details and to see our other membership benefits click here.
Posted March 15, 2016
Read our E-News!
Our E-News is published once a month and is a compilation of announcements and information for families living with autism in Durham Region. To read previous issues or subscribe click here.
Posted August 26, 2015
FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
A tool for medical professionals to provide to newly diagnosed families
This tear off pad can be ordered upon request at firstname.lastname@example.org and are provided complimentary of the Potential Programme.
To view, click here.
Posted September 10, 2014