The National Autistic Society’s popular conference, Autism in women and girls, returns in October 2018. Taking place in London, this conference includes speakers such as Sarah Hendrickx - Autism consultant, author and autistic adult, Carly Jones MBE - Autism activist and mother, Sarah Wild - Headteacher of Limpsfield Grange school, and Georgia Harper and Sam Aherne, Presenters of Channel 4’s Are you autistic? and Youth Patrons for Ambitions about Autism.
Some of the key topics this conference will cover include:
- diagnosis of autistic girls and women
- girls’ education – teaching social skills and communication
- anxiety, and useful coping strategies
Date added: 23 August 2018