ACT lists workshops and conferences in B.C. related to autism and other special needs that are provided by local agencies and organizations.
Friday, November 15, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Live stream: Watch and participate live online by registering for web streaming or attend in-person at SFU Harbour Centre, Vancouver. Ensuring that your child with autism receives an appropriate education can be challenging at times. Many parents report that they...
Saturday, November 16, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Join us in Abbotsford on November 16th for a 3 hour workshop that covers the essential information that families need to know during the start of their autism journey. Basic information about autism How to prepare for an autism assessment...
Friday, November 22, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
ACT’s 2019 Focus on Research Gathering Web-stream live to your home, school, or office! About the Event In this one-day informal gathering, we will discuss how indigenous communities can be better served by research into the needs of their children...
Saturday, November 23, 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Join us at Port Alberni Association for Community Living October 23rd for a 3 hour workshop that covers the essential information that families need to know during the start of their autism journey. Basic information about autism How to prepare for an...
Sunday, November 24, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
A sensory-friendly Christmas train ride that reenacts the movie The Polar Express. Tickets include a 50-minute train ride with hot chocolate and chocolate chip cookies then after the ride people can come and enjoy Santa's village with indoor mini rail,...
Friday, November 29, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
About the Event Live stream: Watch and participate live online by registering for web streaming or attend in-person at SFU Harbour Centre, Vancouver. Often families are confused as to when their children with autism are experiencing symptoms of a mental...
Saturday, November 30 - Sunday, December 1, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
BI Training Workshop (Squamish) November 30th - December 1st, 2019 9:30 am-4:30 pm Quest University Join us for a two-day training workshop on the implementation of autism behaviour plans. Content includes an introductory and intermediate level of core ABA Therapy teachings. This readies...
Saturday, November 30, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Emotional Fitness Project for Parents and Siblings Affected by Autism Nourishing yourself through the language of art By Donation, Limited space available This interactive workshop is designed to introduce the concepts of self-care and wellness for parents, siblings, and service providers. The facilitators...
The General and Special Education Summit: Behavioural Challenges, Mental Health and Brain-Based Learning
Monday, December 2 - Wednesday, December 4
NEW CONFERENCE FORMAT 10 Internationally Renown Experts 11 Full Day Workshops TOPICS INCLUDE: Peer Orientation: Why Children are Stressed, Why Parents and Teachers are Disempowered and How to Restore a...
Multi-Model Communication and Learning Strategies for Children Who Face Significant Challenges Including: Severe Multiple Disabilities and Children on the Autism Spectrum
Tuesday, December 3
Workshop Description Children who face significant physical and multiple challenges as well as those children on the more severe end of the autism spectrum, often struggle to access communication, interaction...