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Healthy Relationships and Sexuality: Strategies to Support Autistic Persons

March 19 @ 5:30pm - 8:30pm

This 3-hour workshop will support parents, caregivers, and professionals with understanding relationships, boundaries, consent, sexuality and puberty in the context of supporting persons with a diagnosis of Autism of any age or stage. Participants will leave with increased knowledge about these topics and tools to educate the persons they support.

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • identify myths about sexuality, relationships and intimacy
  • describe physical, social and emotional changes that come along with puberty
  • describe levels of relationships and consent
  • identify potential strategies for skill development

Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2024
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Cost: $100 per person

Recommended Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Autism Spectrum Disorder, Beyond Friendship: Supporting Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Understanding the Social World

Healthy Relationships and Sexuality: Strategies to Support Persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder will be delivered virtually via Zoom. The Zoom link will be e-mailed by Kerry’s Place staff two business days prior to the day of the scheduled event. If you do not see the e-mail in your inbox, please check your junk mail folder or spam folder. If you still haven’t receive an e-mail with the Zoom link, please contact ASDTrainingRequests@nullkerrysplace.org explaining the problem. We will do our best to answer your request as soon as possible. To ensure you do not miss communication from Kerry’s Place, please add @kerrysplace.org to your safe sender list.

To participate, the following is required:

  • mobile device, tablet or computer
  • internet connection
  • speakers and a microphone
  • webcam

Cancellation Policy:

For full details of our cancellation policy, see Cancellation Fees and Refunds at https://www.kerrysplace.org/policies/


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March 19
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5:30pm - 8:30pm
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