Mindfulness and autism
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About this event
This training workshop will discuss how autism affects the way a child communicates, interacts with others, processes information and the impact of stress on all of these areas.
You will learn how to use mindfulness-based stress reduction techniques to help children with autism self-regulate their stress reaction and increase their impulse control.
- How stress impacts on a child’s thinking, emotional experience and behaviour
- How Mindfulness can help children with autism and why
- Practising a range of techniques and developing programmes for individual children and groups/classes.
Jan Montgomery is an experienced therapist who works across the lifespan. She is a qualified Life Coach, Play Therapist and Adult Psychotherapist. Jan specialises in working with trauma and has a passion for sharing her learning in an accessible and creative format.