This workshop is intended for family members and caregivers who would like to enhance their skills in managing crisis situations, and learn about de-escalation techniques. Participants will be provided with an overview of the verbal and non-verbal communication concepts and strategies taught in the Nonviolent Crisis Intervention® (NVCI) training program that can help in the support and care of family members, or people they support, with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), both at home and in the community.
Please note that participants will not receive a certificate of completion, or become NVCI certified.
Caregiver Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) will be delivered live via Zoom for Professionals and the Zoom link will be e-mailed out by Kerry’s Place two business days before the event start.
To participate in the event, the following is required:
• Mobile Device, Tablet or Computer
• An internet connection
• Speakers and a microphone
• A webcam
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022
Cost: there is no cost to participate
Please Note: Registration does not guarantee a space in this webinar. To be eligible, confirmation of OAP registration, completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting and additional documentation may be required to attend.
Foundational Family Services are available to persons under the age of 18, and their families, registered with the Ontario Autism Program. These services assist families in supporting their child’s learning and development. For more information on specific questions related to your child or Foundational Family Services at Kerry’s Place Autism Services, please contact our intake team at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-833-77-KERRY (1-833-775-3779).