Kerry’s Place Autism Services is proud to offer our ASD Certificate Course to parents, individuals who professionally support those with ASD, or anyone interested in learning about the fundamentals of the diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, and strategies to employ to build upon one’s successes, skills and confidence.

OUR ASD CERTIFICATE COURSE HAS BEEN OFFERED TO KERRY’S PLACE STAFF SINCE 2011, BUT NOW DUE TO DEMAND, WE ARE OFFERING THE COURSE TO THE PUBLIC.

Through 30 hours of comprehensive instruction, presented through 12 modules over 6 full days, participants will receive instruction delivered by a qualified instructor, engage in group and individual activities to explore scenarios and case studies consistent with various profiles of Autism Spectrum Disorder, and complete a series assignments to strengthen one’s ability to apply what has been learned.

UPON COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, 20 PARTICIPANTS WILL BE ABLE TO:
  • Identify possible strengths, needs, learning styles, and profiles of persons with ASD who they support within a biopsychosocial framework, advocating on their behalf with dignity and respect
  • Describe sensory issues and their implication on learning and communication, understanding and managing challenging behaviour, skill-building techniques, communication styles, and the importance of data collection to better understanding behavioural function
  • Employ the use of professional, respectful and inclusive terminology related to ASD

Participants who attend all sessions and successfully complete all corresponding assignments will receive an official Kerry’s Place Autism Services ASD Training Course Certificate of Completion.

MODULES
  1. An Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  2. Neurology
  3. Learning Styles & Teaching Strategies Part I
  4. Learning Styles & Teaching Strategies Part II
  5. Sensory Differences
  6. Stress, Anxiety & Emotional Regulation
  7. Expressive Communication
  8. Receptive Communication
  9. Social Skills and Social Interaction
  10. Emotions, Social / Sexual Education and Relationships
  11. Understanding Behaviour and Mental Health Issues
  12. Behaviour Support Plans, Treatment Planning and Interventions


REGISTER NOW!



MARKHAM!

DUE TO DEMAND WE HAVE NOW CONFIRMED ANOTHER COURSE OFFERING FOR YORK REGION…
  • Dates:  January 8, January 22, February 5, February 19, February 5, February 19
  • Time: 9:45am – 3:15pm
  • Location: Markham Village Library 6031 Highway 7, Markham ON L3P 3A7
  • Cost: $525.00



AURORA!

DUE TO DEMAND WE HAVE NOW CONFIRMED ANOTHER COURSE OFFERING FOR YORK REGION…
  • Dates: October 3rd, October 17th, October 31st, November 14th, November 28th, December 19th
  • Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm
  • Location: 38 Berczy Street – Kerry’s Place Autism Services, Aurora, ON
  • Cost: $525.00



BRAMPTON!

NEW!!! FOR PEEL REGION…
  • Dates: September 20, September 27, October 11, October 25, November 1, and November 15
  • Time: 9:30am – 3:30pm
  • Location: 3-25 Van Kirk Dr., Brampton Ontario
  • Cost: $525.00



BARRIE!

NEW!!! FOR SIMCOE REGION…
  • Dates: September 17, October 1, October 15, October 29, November 12, and November 26
  • Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Location: Simcoe Muskoka Family Connexions 60 Bell Farm Road, Unit 7 Barrie, ON L4M 5G6
  • Cost: $525.00



PETERBOROUGH!

NEW!!! FOR CENTRAL ONTARIO…
  • Dates: January 16, January 30, February 13, February 27, March 6, March 27
  • Time: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
  • Location: 872 Dutton Rd., Peterborough ON K9H 7G1
  • Cost: $525.00

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT JASON WARGA, DIRECTOR, SERVICES AND SUPPORTS

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