The Autism Society Philippines (ASP) is a national, non-profit organization dedicated to the well-being of persons with autism spectrum disorder. The ASP has been in the forefront of providing services and training to families living with autism.

13 April 2011

ASP Back to Back Seminars April 30

Social Skills
9:00AM - 12:00NN



The seminar is divided into two parts. The first part aims to help parents, teachers and therapists understand the development of friendship among individuals with High Functioning Autism. Discussion about the problem of bullying will also be tackled. Part two aims to provide the participants a model by which they can create social skills group in the school and their private practice.


Gieselle Bayhon-Principe



Gieselle Bayhon-Principe is a founder of Outdoor Playgroup Phil., Inc. that specializes in play therapy and social skills training for children with Asperger's Syndrome. She is also the School Administrator of Mind Matter Christian Academy. A graduate of Bachelor in Elementary Education Majoring in Special Education from University of the Philippines. She also obtained her Masters in Clinical Psychology and is currently taking her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology in the same university.


Developing Social Skills Through Effective Communication
1:30PM - 4:30PM


The two to three hour lecture/seminar aims to educate parents, teachers and other individuals working with PWA regarding the effects of communication, language and speech to one's social skills as well as to determine certain behavior related to social communication deficits. This lecture also aims to help caregivers manage the social communication deficits of a PWA.


Kate Reyes


Kate Reyes is the co-owner of Independently, a family centered clinic in San Pascual Batangas. She is also a consultant in various provinces in the country. She currently engages in research and continuing education of speech therapist in management of children with various speech and language related disorder. For the past 10 years, Kate has been a clinician, researcher, teacher, and consultant. Her main goal in practice is to help fight for the rights of children with disability and mainstream them in the society.



Venue: Asian Social Institute #1518 Leon Guinto Corner Escoda Sts., Malate, Manila

SEMINAR FEE is inclusive of certificate, handouts and snacks


Seminar Fee

Single Seminar


(Pre-Reg until April 27)

Member Php 500
Non-Member Php 600



On-site registration
Member Php 600
Non-Member Php 700




Double Seminar


(Pre Reg until April 27)
Member Php 800
Non-Member Php 1,000


On-site registration
Member Php 1,000
Non-Member Php 1,200


Pre-registered participants may pay to Autism Society Philippines, Metro Bank, Kamias Branch Account # 047-3-04751874-2. Please fax the deposit slip with the name/s of participant/s to ASP office and bring it on the day of the seminar. On-site registrants will be accepted depending on the availability of slots. There will only be 60 slots available. No refund will be given to participants who did not show up on the date of the seminar. For more details, please call ASP at 9266941/9298447


The ASP Seminar Series serves as a platform to educate Filipino parents and professionals on the various interventions, modalities and theories surrounding Autism Spectrum Disorder. Their application and implementation are left at your discretion. The views and personal experiences of the speakers are of their own and don’t necessarily reflect that of the views of the organization.


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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

sa sewminar para makatulong at magkaroon ako pwede makahingi ng libre na hand outs topic ng seminar para maiaplay ko rin sa anak ko salamat...

Autism Society Philippines said...

Dear Anonymous. Magandang araw sa iyo. Ang mga handouts ay kasama sa mga paid registrants ng seminar. Maari ninyong ikontact ang inyong counsilor or mayor para magrequest ng susidia sa ASP seminar.

Para sa mga karagdagang ka-alaman patungkol sa ibat-ibang approaches on social skills, ang internet ay maraming resource materials na maaring makatulong sa inyong mga concerns sa anak ninyong may autismo.

Ang ASP ay may extensive collection na mga research at mga libro patungkol sa autism, parenting and different approaches to treat autism. Maari po lamang na tumawag sa aming tanggapan sa 926-6941 or 929-8447 or bumisita sa Room 307 ML Building, 47 Kamias Road Quezon City. Ina-asahan namin ang iyong tawag. Salamat.

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