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Understanding and Supporting Autistic Children and Adults - the SPELL framework (2nd edition)

A training pack and self-study resource for staff working in health, social care and educational settings

Price: £155.00
A training pack and self-study resource for staff working in health, social care and educational settings.
Author(s): Dr Julie Beadle-Brown and Richard Mills

A fully revised, new edition of Understanding and Supporting Children and Adults on the Autism Spectrum including new video and a self-study learner workbook

These new training and self-study resources reflect the changes in the autism context in the UK as well as in many other countries, and the valuable experience the authors have gained from many years of using the original resources for training in many different settings. 

The resource is designed for those who wish to lead face-to-face group-based training, and provides a 2 hour induction programme. It includes:

Key messages for each section, script , videos to show, exercises and any other important instructions for each of the topics above

how to use the materials, expectations of experience for trainers, how to use your own examples, photos, etc

PowerPoint presentations for the training (3 presentations - Understanding Autism, Supporting autism and 2 hour induction course)

Suggestions for how to deliver the training, including exercises and activities. 

Video clips, audio files, photos and additional participant materials which can be used to tailor the presentation to different audiences.

Evaluation form

A summary learner’s workbook with key points from each element of the training and space to complete the exercises during the sessions.  This can be printed and copied as many times as 

A copy of the full learner’s workbook which forms the script for the training. 

The trainer’s resource is also available in hard copy or digital formats.

The resources can be used for training staff and managers working in autism support services and educational settings, including, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, behavioural specialists, speech and language therapists, learning disability nurses, teachers and teaching assistants, family members, day service staff and students.
ISBN: 9781911028680
Publication: 07 September 2018