Autistic spectrum conditions are widely misunderstood yet they affect about one in 100 adults living in the UK. This course offers an introductory insight into these and aims to disabuse the myths, offering hope to those on the autistic spectrum.

Learning outcomes

Students will:

  • Be able to define what autistic spectrum conditions are
  • Learn about identifying strengths and niche construction to enable autistic people to lead fulfilling lives
  • Gain an understanding of local organisations that offer support for autistic people

Course structure

One all-day workshop

Aimed at

Anyone who is autistic, their supporters or carers. People working alongside individuals on the autistic spectrum are also welcome to apply.