ACT lists workshops and conferences in B.C. related to autism and other special needs that are provided by local agencies and organizations.
Siblings of People with ASD and Related Disorders: Unique Concerns, Opportunities, and Relationships
Saturday, May 26
Don Meyer, Director of the Sibling Support Project, will be presenting about supporting siblings of people with Autism and other related special needs. He will share what siblings would like...
Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 20, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
In this fun, interactive class, kids aged 4-6 will follow the Social Thinking curriculum. Through stories, games and crafts kids will learn 5 lessons in part one of Social Explorers. Topics covered include: thinking thoughts and feeling feelings, the group...
Monday, July 9 - Friday, July 20, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Ages 7-10 Social Saplings is about developing social skills and social thinking in children ages 7-10. This is a great program for kids who have trouble socially and have mild anxiety. Our classes are small and an interview is conducted...
Monday, August 13 - Friday, August 17, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Using Taming Worry Dragons and other sources, we will identify worries and develop cognitive and behavioural tools to reduce their impact on our daily lives. Class is taught in an engaging format and practicing the class taught tools at home...
Thursday, August 16 - Friday, August 17
August 16 & 17, 2018 in Vancouver, BC Social Thinking methodology teaches individuals with social learning challenges to think about the social world, in order to communicate more effectively. It provides practical...