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NAS Safeguarding Children with Autism Conference

Thursday, 15th, January, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

FREE

This FREE one-day NASĀ conference will present case studies and best practice to helpĀ professionals safeguard and protect children and young people on the autism spectrum.

 

Key topics include:

  • Distinguishing between the signs of abuse and behaviours that children with autism often display
  • Approaches to talking about abuse
  • Combating bullying in schools
  • Educating children with autism about sex and safety
  • Risks and strategies for internet safety
  • Recognising the early warning signals for mental health problems

 

Who should attend?

This conference is aimed at safeguarding children professionals in any sector, but particularly:

  • Social care
  • Schools and other education establishments
    Local authorities
  • Child and adolescent mental health services
  • Local Safeguarding Children Boards
  • Voluntary sector groups and not-for-profit organisations

 

Please contact the NAS directly for costs and booking details:

http://www.autism.org.uk/conferences/safeguarding2015

 

 

 

Details

Date:
Thursday, 15th, January, 2015
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
http://www.autism.org.uk/conferences/safeguarding2015

Organizer

NAS
Phone:
0115 911 3362
Website:
http://www.autism.org.uk

Venue

Copthorne Tara Hotel, London
Scarsdale Place, Kensington
London, W8 5SR United Kingdom
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