New Zealand's leading training providers on autism

Proudly presents

 Making it a Success

presented by Sue Larkey MA Spec Ed, Grad Dip Ed

 

 


Sue Larkey: International Author, Autism Spectrum Specialist, Teacher

Sue Larkey is a highly qualified special educator in mainstream and special schools. Having completed a Masters in Special Education, she is currently working toward a Doctorate of Education, focusing on inclusive education. She has authored several books and resource materials. Sue is unashamedly passionate about her mission - to inspire parents and educators and teach them how to Make it a Success. Armed with the tools of understandng and confidence much can be achieved. 

 

"Sue has a remarkable ability to identify and briefly explain the difficulties experienced by a child with autism in a regular classroom and to suggest realistic and practical strategies to improve abilities and behaviour. Her advice is succinct and wise." Dr Tony Attwood, World Renowned expert on Asperger's Syndrome.

 

 Location   Date   Venue   Time 
 Wellington  Wednesday 8 March 2017  James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor  9.30am-3.00pm
 Palmerston North
 Thursday 9 March 2017  Convention Centre
 9.30am-3.00pm
 Auckland - Airport  Friday 10 March 2017  Holiday Inn Auckland Airport  9.30am-3.00pm

 *Morning tea and a light lunch will be provided.

 

Course Content:

Teaching Strategies: What is ASD? Autism learning style. Visual strategies. Social skills. Teaching play. Classroom strategies. Transitions. How to motivate and use special interests.

Behaviour Support: What are ASD behaviours? Preparing child and staff. Common playground issues. Meltdowns and anxiety. Transition for school and home. Repetitive and obsessive behaviours.

 

Who should attend?

Anyone caring, living or working with someone with an autism spectrum disorder, e.g. Teachers, Teacher Aides, SENCOs, School Principals, Counsellors, RTLBs, SLTs, OTs, PTS, GSE Staff, ESWs, Kindergarten Teachers, Psychologists, Paediatricians, other Service Providers, and Families.

 

Registration:

Registrations can be made online, by fax to 06 845 2607, or by post on official registration forms only. If registering online you may make payment via credit card, direct credit, or post a cheque. If registering by post, please complete and mail with your payment to Creating Success, 15 Cromwell Point, Newlands, Wellington 6037.

All registrations will be confirmed by email (or post where email is not supplied) once payment has been received.

Numbers will be limited for each seminar so early registration is recommended.

 

Registration Fee (including GST):

Registration                                       $195.00    Payment after Monday 13 February 2017

Earlybird Registration                        $175.00     Payment prior to Monday 13 February 2017

 

For more information contact Jo Adkins on 06 845 2605 or email jo@creatingsuccess.co.nz; or Charmaine Brown on 04 477 4800 or email charmaine@creatingsuccess.co.nz

Please click here to download a PDF of the registration form.