Participants should have a basic understanding of autism to get the most out of this webinar.
People with autism spectrum disorder experience social and communication impairments together with restricted repetitive speech, interests and behaviours, and unusual responses to sensory stimuli. These impairments can result in high rates of anxiety and frustration which can contribute to challenging behaviour. There is also a significant overlap with other mental and behavioural disorders. This webinar will provide an overview of the biomedical and psychosocial interventions and explores the evidence base for some of the more commonly used interventions


  • VDDS staff (VDDS Staff) — St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne_Victorian Dual Disability Service

Eligibility criteria

Webinars are tailored to staff working in Disability or Mental health Services.

Categories: Capability 9 - Delivering holistic and collaborative assessment and care planning
Disciplines: Allied Health, Lived Experience Workforce, Medical, Nursing, Other
Levels: Intermediate
Lifespans: Adult

Tuesday 2 April 2024
12:30 to 13:30
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Provided by Victorian Dual Disability Service (VDDS)
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