Sue Larkey is unashamedly passionate about her mission – to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success. Sue Larkey is uniquely positioned within the education system having taught both as a primary school teacher and a special education teacher. She is a highly qualified educator who has taught students with autism spectrum disorder in the mainstream and special schools. She combines practical experience with extensive research having completed a Masters in Special Education and currently undertaking a Doctorate in Education. Winner of Naturally Autistic 2013 International Award for Community Contribution. Sue has authored many books on autism spectrum disorders. She believes that armed with the tools of understanding and confidence, much can be achieved.
Course Presenter – Dr Tony Attwood
Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD).
Tony is an outstanding communicator: appearing on 60 Minutes, ABC’s Health Report, presenting workshops around the world and sold over 400,000 of his book Asperger’s Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals, and it has been translated into twenty languages.
Recent UK Presentations
- National Autism Society, London – Topic NAS Masterclass with Tony Attwood Managing feelings: cognitive behaviour therapy for autistic people to manage anxiety, sadness and anger.
- Acorn Care, Wakefield Yorkshire – Topic: Diagnosis of ASD and ASD-Level 1 (AS) – Managing challenging behaviour in children & adolescents with autism
- Medica, Manchester – Topic: Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Autism Oxford, Oxfordshire – Topic: Attwood on Asperger’s & Autism
- MindSenseAbility, Southhampton – Topic: Managing Anxiety, Behaviour and Sensory Processing difficulties (including sensory integration strategies). Strategies to build relationships and reduce bullying, How to help individuals with ASD access learning
- Autism Diagnosticians’ Forum (NI) – Topic: Managing Feelings: Cogntive Behaviour Therapy to Manage Anxiety, Sadness and Anger (ASD-Level 1 Asperger’s Syndrome), Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children with ASD-Level 1
He has worked with several thousand individuals, from infants to octogenarians, from profoundly disabled persons to university professors.
Teachers and Parents love hearing what he has to say and come away armed with practical tools to make a difference.
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These Instructors provide the proven effective strategies and suggested resources for:
– busy teachers in today’s complex classroom to create an environment where both the child with ASD and the neurotypical students thrive.
– families to understand their child and put in place real-world strategies for the child and their family.
– professionals to provide the specialised care for children on the Autism Disorder Spectrum.