This live webinar 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-CPI) training program that can help in the support and care of family members, or people they support, with Autism Spectrum Disorder, both at home and in the community.
This Foundational Family Service (FFS) training is intended to assist families whose child is under the age of 18, and registered with the Ontario Autism Program (OAP). This service is to assist families in supporting their child’s learning and development. The webinar is led by NVCI trained facilitators. Participants will have the opportunity to join in discussions and ask questions.
Caregiver Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NVCI-CPI) will be delivered live via Zoom and the following is required to participate:
• Mobile Device, Tablet or Computer
• An internet connection
• Speakers and a microphone
• A webcam
Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (1 session)
Ratio: maximum 40 participants and 2 staff
Cost: there is no cost to participate (Participants will not be certified)
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 consent forms will be required.
Please note: Foundational Family Services (FFS) 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).