Type of service: Interventions and therapies, Social skills
Transitions is a joint project between The National Autistic Society and Inspire. It has been fully funded by the Scottish Government and will be free to schools within Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. Transitions will allow NAS and Inspire staff to deliver specifically designed modules to second year pupils and above, who have an autism spectrum disorder (ASD)..
Modules include autism and Asperger awareness, emotion management, transition options and further education opportunities. Transitions will also include aspects of the NAS Socialeyes resource. Socialeyes concentrates on eight social skills that people with an ASD may have difficulty with and provides them with social interaction skills and strategies to deal with these. Pupils also have the option to join a social group.
Age: From age 13 to 18
Aimed at: Adolescent
Gender: All genders
Covers: Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire
Registrations & Approaches
Specialisms: Exclusively autism specific
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The National Autistic Society is the UK’s leading charity for autistic people. Since 1962, we’ve been transforming lives, changing attitudes and helping to create a society that works for autistic adults and children. We transform lives by providing support, guidance and practical advice for the 700,000 autistic adults and children in the UK, as well as their three million family members and carers
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Marianne Wallace - Transition Lead
Beach Boulevard, Aberdeen, AB24 5HP
The Business Centre, Buchan Braes, Boddam, Peterhead, AB42 3AR