ACT Events this fall

POPARD’s Introduction to Behavior and Mental Health – November 29th

POPARD's Veena Birring Hayer and Dr. Georgina Robinson will review the most common mental health concerns experienced by children and adolescents with ASD. The focus will be on helping parents identify when to seek support. Practical strategies for the home environment will be provided, along with an overview of how and where to access mental health services through health and community agencies.

B.C. Resources

Looking for autism & special needs resources specific to British Columbia? Visit the new B.C. Resources page to find community agencies, recreational activities, service providers, support groups, education & employment, community events, the autism manual, new diagnosis hub, transition to adulthood, and much more!

Mental Health and Autism video series

The Mental Health and Autism Project (MHAP) is a partnership between ACT- Autism Community Training and UBC CPD which aims to create an enhanced awareness of the growing trend of children with ASD having co-morbid mental health challenges. This education aims to support health professionals to better recognize these mental health challenges and provide the appropriate care.

Visit the MHAP learning stream page to explore topics in this project:

Find Autism Information

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You can also find 自閉症社區訓練協會 (ACT in Chinese), ACT in Punjabi, Online Mental Health & Autism Project: Looking Beyond Autism, and Autism Research.

ACT's Guides to Autism Videos & Resources

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Special Needs Resources Guide for Schools Guide to Mental Health Resources

ACT Videos & Resources Guide for Parents and Professionals