Learning Disability Wales logoThis workshop will help those that care for someone with an Autism Spectrum Disorder or a learning disability to use touch to help communication, relaxation and the relief of stress and anxiety.

The techniques you will learn during this workshop will help you and the person you care for engage and communicate together, relieve stress and feel more positive.

The techniques explored on this course centre on touch, communication and relaxation and will be useful tools that carers and parents can use in everyday situations.

Course incudes:

  • How to build up trust before touch is introduced
  • Intensive interaction
  • Specific techniques to engage with someone with ASD using voice, sound and touch
  • The effects of music
  • Guidelines for appropriate use of touch and holistic massage

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If you have any queries please contact Inacia Rodrigues on 02920 681174.