This program offers an opportunity for families to share a variety of musical experiences together in creative and innovative ways. The various elements of music making will facilitate clear communication and model social skills between all ages, using rhythm, movement, instrumental playing and singing.
Children with ASD are invited to participate in this 7 week program to explore various sports, playing as part of a team and have fun with other kids on the spectrum. Parents can chose from the beginners group, Active Start or the advanced group, FUNdamentals, based on their child’s ability.
This 4-week program is free and will help parents/caregivers increase their knowledge and understanding of Autism in a welcoming environment. Subject covered include:
Understanding and Managing Challenging Behaviour
Strategies for Managing Anxiety and Stress
Strategies to Increase Social Skills and Competencies
Qu’est-ce que l’analyse comportementale appliquée (ACA)?
L’ACA se veut l’approche privilégiée pour comprendre le comportement, réduire les comportements à défi et enseigner des nouveaux comportements et des nouvelles habiletés. L’ACA gagne de plus en plus d’attention dans les dernières années. Mais, c’est quoi exactement l’ACA? Cet atelier vise à démystifier l’ACA en examinant de près ses principes de base ainsi que des exemples de son application au quotidien. Les participantes et participants quitteront armé d’une meilleure compréhension de cette approche scientifique du comportement.
Join us for a day of learning and sharing at our annual ASD & Mental Health Conference.
This conference is a collaborative community initiative providing information and research in the areas of Anxiety & Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) Dr. Fountain, Autism & ADHD (Similarities & Differences) Dr. Khattak, Managing Challenging Behaviours, Laurie O’Donnell & Self-Awareness & Self-Advocacy, Tara McAlpine
VENDOR/BOOTH - available at a cost of $50.00/day - maximum of two staff/volunteers per booth
To reserve a booth, please contact Julie Jones at (705) 328-0502, ext. 218 or by e-mail at email@example.com. Please put "April Conference" in the subject line.
NOTE: This conference is intended to be a learning opportunity for parents and professionals and, therefore, it is not appropriate to bring children to this event. Thank you for understanding.
Parking is Free.
Autism Ontario to offer a cooking class for kids with ASD and their siblings
Program will include safety in the kitchen, simple cooking skills.
THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO INDIVIDUALS WITH ASD, SIBLINGS AND FRIENDS
Please note: The atmosphere at this event may be very difficult for some individuals to tolerate. Parents are responsible to determine if this is a suitable environment for their child
Join us for an evening of rock climbing, stretching your abilities and sharing pizza with friends and family!
Encourage your children to express themselves through art.
All Ages welcome (siblings are also welcome)
Parent or respite worker must stay with children at all times