Get Practical Strategies to Improve The Quality of Life for Autistic Children and Adults
"It's never too late to expand the mind of a person on the autism spectrum."
~ Dr. Temple Grandin
Every year for the last 6 years, thousands of parents, professionals and educators have attended our Autism Conference to:
Learn from the Lived Experience of Autistic Individuals to effectively support autistic individuals. (3 speakers this year are on the autism spectrum)
Discover actionable insights from World Recognised Experts and leaders in autism to know what works and what doesn't. (3 speakers this year are parents of autistic individuals)
Gain Practical Strategies and Solution-Focused tools to improve the quality of life for autistic children and adults.
Earn 7 Hours Accredited CPD/CEU to advance your skills and career.
Access Lifetime conference recordings (optional) to continue your learning and growth anytime.
We welcome you.
In this conference recording you'll discover:
The Truth Behind Why ‘Challenging’ Or Distressed Behaviour Occurs
How to see the person, not the behaviour.
What you must do to avoid behaviours of concern.
How to interpret what a person's behaviour is trying to tell you.
How to finally support an autistic person effectively….never feel stressed out again.
The easiest way to reduce “challenging” behaviours safely.
The truth behind the underlying causes of anxiety for an autistic child or adult, and what do about it.
The amazing secret to reducing stress for autistic individuals and their families.
Why Communicating In This Way almost Never Works...And What You Should Do Instead To Connect With An Autistic Person
What you can do when miscommunication is the source of misunderstanding, and what to do about it.
How to say “no” without using that word, and why this is sometimes an important thing to do.
Why communicating with an autistic person in this way may create severe problems in future….and what you should do instead.
How to align your communication style to reduce distressed behaviours.
How To Effectively Increase The Engagement And Attention Of Autistic Children And Adults
The truth behind creating inclusive environments in education to minimize anxiety, stress and distress.
The single most important teaching strategy to maximise a student’s potential and wellbeing.
How to select the best strategy to support a person’s inclusion in your classroom, workplace or home.
How to effectively support autistic children and adults overcome sensory-perceptual difficulties.
What you must do to avoid the impacts of sensory-perceptual problems faced by autistic individuals.
The easiest way to build an autistic person’s self-esteem and potential.
and much, much more...
Hundreds of parents, families and professionals return to the Cork Autism Conference for one reason: The Content.
The Cork Autism Conference is a full day of actionable, proven, insightful content from experts in autism who have been in your shoes as a parent, professional or an autistic individual.
Everything you hear at this online autism Conference are proven tools and interventions to advance your knowledge and skills in autism.
You’ll leave after watching this conference with a notebook full of actionable insights and strategies that you can apply to best support autistic individuals to have a better quality of life.
It’s one thing to want to improve the outcomes for autistic individuals. It’s another to follow through and actually do it.
That’s why we put people on stage who have actually done it. Hear the latest ideas, strategies, and insights from keynote speakers like Dr. Temple Grandin, Bo Hejlskov Elvén, Dr. Olga Bogdashina, Paul Issacs and many more.
You will leave this Autism Conference Recording feeling inspired with creative practical resources and interventions which you can implement in your home, school, organisation or company to best support autistic people.
With 500 + attendees, you'll be among people who have faced the same problems you have and overcome similar obstacles.
You’ll share this experience with parents, families, autistic individuals, teachers, professional,
therapists, medical professionals, employers and anybody else who is looking to support autistic individuals.
You'll have watched this Autism Conference Recording and be part of a community of people just like you.
WHAT PARENTS AND PROFESSIONALS SAID
If you are a parent, family member or professional caring or supporting children or adults with autism, at the Cork Autism Conference you will learn tools, strategies and insights which will help you to best support and empower the lives of those with autism.
At THE CORK AUTISM CONFERENCE YOU'll:
✓ Hear Leading Autism Professionals share TOOLS and INTERVENTIONS to give you the unique opportunity to ADVANCE YOUR KNOWLEDGE IN AUTISM
✓ Learn ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS and WISDOM from autistic people to best support autistic people
✓ Achieve 7 CPD ACCREDITED HOURS for professionals
✓ Discover “WHAT WORKS” from recognised professionals in autism to IMPROVE OUTCOMES FOR AUTISTIC INDIVIDUALS of all ages
✓ Understand CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR as well as How to Create Beliefs Which SUPPORT Autistic Individuals in Challenging Situations
✓ Know-How EXPOSURE ANXIETY has an Impact on the Sense of Self, Awareness of Self and Connecting with Others for people with Autism
✓ Look beyond behaviours and consider STRENGTHS AND NEEDS BASED, PRACTICAL AND INCLUSIVE STRATEGIES that can be used to best support individuals with autism on a daily basis
✓ Learn How the ENVIRONMENT around an Individual may Impact on the RIGHTS OF INDIVIDUALS to Participate
✓ Discover New Ways to help Autistic Individuals use their NATURAL MECHANISMS to Learn and Develop SOCIAL AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS to Enhance Communication, based on the Specific Mode of Communication they Use
✓ Learn How to Practically Support Individuals with Autism with a MINDFULNESS BASED BEHAVIOUR APPROACH to Develop and Nurture EMOTIONAL REGULATION
✓ Learn How VISUAL PERCEPTUAL DISORDERS have an Impact on Association and Offering Practical and Accessible Advice to Best Support Autistic Individuals
✓ Develop a CREATIVE APPROACH to look Beyond Behaviours that may emerge during your interactions with Autistic individuals through an ECOLOGICAL LENS
✓ Know the importance of acknowledging the RIGHTS OF INDIVIDUALS TO COMMUNICATE and express themselves in a way that is safe and how this can be exercised in practice, including home, school, work and community settings
✓ Access PRACTICAL RESOURCES and STRATEGIES for meeting and exceeding the challenges of autism and best empower autistic people
✓ Have the OPPORTUNITY TO CLARIFY AREAS OF AUTISM and ask questions that cannot be answered by reading a book, website or blogpost
People completed our trainings from:
.... plus thousands of parents, professionals and educators in over 50 countries!
WHAT TO EXPECT
To Leading Professionals and Experts in Autism
Innovative Strategies, Actionable Insights and Practical Approaches
And Learn with other Parents and Professionals
Insights, Inspiration and Hope from Autistic Adults
Best Practices To Care and Support Autistic Adults and Children
Products and Services to Support and Empower People with Autism
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
● Clinicians across the professional field, including GPs, child and adolescent psychologists, psychotherapists, paediatricians, speech and language therapists, physical therapists and occupational therapists
● Teachers, principals, SNAs from primary schools, secondary school and special schools
● Autistic individuals and their parents, families and carers
● Autism Advocates
● Clinical managers, mental health, disability nurses, care workers or anyone working in the field of autism
● Mental health therapists, healers, dieticians, chiropractors, craniosacral therapists, yoga teachers, nutritional therapists, art therapists. music therapists, drama therapists. acupuncturists and holistic therapists
● Pharmacists and dentists
● Autism specialists
● Directors/service managers/team leaders of public and private disability and autism services
● Childhood development professionals, social workers and support workers
● Autism groups and charity organisations
● Department directors, course coordinators, lecturers, career guidance counsellors, tutors and students of local authorities, colleges, universities and other third level educational institutions
● Employers and employer groups
● Voluntary sector groups and not-for-profit organisations
● Researchers and policy makers
● Anybody who wants to empower and support autistic people
WHAT SOME OF OUR ATTENDEES HAVE TO SAY
They loved it. Read what the attendees had to say!