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.

08 March 2013

March 23 Seminar - Workshop on "The Language of Autism"

THE LANGUAGE OF AUTISM 
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

The seminar - workshop aims to equip participants with knowledge and understanding of speech, language and communication. It was designed to help parents and carers to handle persons with autism (PWA) focusing on creating communication models and situations that will facilitate spontaneous communication, use enhancement techniques given communication opportunities, expand communication skills of PWAs, repair failed communication attempts and improve social communication. Likewise, it will help participants identify hindrances in order to maximize the child’s communication skills to better facilitate communication.

Ms. Kathy B. Reyes CSP-PASP is the co - owner of Independently, a family centered clinic in San Pascual, Batangas.  A consultant in various provinces in the country.  She currently engages in research and continuing education of speech therapists in management of children with various speech and language related disorder.  For the past 11 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: Bridges Foundation Inc. #22 Scout Limbaga Street, Brgy. Laging Handa, Quezon City
Seminar Fee is inclusive of certificate, handouts and (2) snacks


Seminar-Workshop
Pre-reg. *until Mar. 20                      Member                                 Non-Member
                                                        P 800.00                                  P 1,000.00


Click here to register online.

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. No on-site registrants will be accepted for this seminar-workshop. There will only be 30 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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