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The Curly Hair Project: Autism & Mental Health Day

When:
12th July 2019 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
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Where:
Waterloo Action Centre 14 Baylis Road London
SE1 7AA
Cost:
17.05
Contact:
Sam Ramsay

Be inspired and learn from people who really live with the condition

Learn about autism and how to improve mental health and wellbeing

This event will give you insight and strategies on improving the mental health and wellbeing of autistic adults and children. We use a holistic approach – any strategy implemented is likely to have a signficant and beneficial impact on the individual’s life as a whole.

With five different streams to choose from, attendees can select the material that is most relevant to them. We offer excellent value All Day tickets for those who want to stay for the full day.

Seminars run from 9:15am- 3.30pm, with registration from 9.00am for those attending the full day.

This event is a great opportunity to:

  • learn insight and strategies from people who really live with the condition
  • meet and chat with other people
  • find out what information and support is available locally
  • see and purchase the amazing range of the girl with the curly hair books

This event is suitable for:

  • Autistic adults
  • Parents and carers
  • Anyone working with autistic adults or autistic children

The different streams

Talk 1: Understanding autism in females (9:15-10:15am)

Talk 2: Seeing and using the positive traits of autism (10:30-11:30am)

Talk 3: Understanding and managing social anxiety (11:45am-12:45pm)

Talk 4: Ways to help autistic people become more resilient (1:30-2:30pm)

Video: A Day At Secondary School For The Girl With The Curly Hair (2:45-3:30pm)

Ticket pricing

For each event you can ether book the whole day (approx £52) or individual talks (approx £17 each)

Click here for more information about The Curly Hair project.

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SIGNAL Teen group @ Telegraph Hill
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