A course developed and delivered by autistic women.
Our new two-day training course is for autistic women who are in employment and want to increase their understanding of the potential complexities of the workplace. It will specifically focus on the challenges women face and their skills.
You will have the opportunity to explore work-related challenges alongside other women on the autism spectrum. The course aims to increase your confidence and skills in the workplace, and will cover the following topics:
Diagnosis, and the impact for autistic women
We aim to ensure that women fully understand their autism, including their diagnostic journey, and how it affects them. We will provide information on the main differences and challenges that autistic women experience.
Disclosure – why, when and how
This section focuses on why, how, and when to disclose. Topics covered include general disclosure and effective disclosure in the workplace.
Personal relationships and safety, for well-being at work
We will explore women and their personal relationships, and how to remain safe and ensure well-being at work.
Workplace relationships and expectations
This section explores the expectations and challenges that women face in the workplace, as well as strategies for understanding setting healthy workplace relationship boundaries, and assertiveness.
Managing sensory sensitivities and anxiety
This section introduces strategies for managing sensory sensitivities and anxiety.
Our two-day course is priced at £380 + VAT. Our next course will take place on:
Scheduled open training events
|30 and 31 May 2017
|17 and 18 October 2017
|17 and 18 January 2018
|13 and 14 March 2018
If you would like further information on this course or to speak to one of our advisors, please call 0141 285 7117 (choose option 1 then option 1 again).