Course: Teaching and Accomodating Handwriting Skills

Course: Teaching and Accomodating Handwriting Skills

Course: Teaching and Accomodating Handwriting Skills (Focus: EIP/SPED/Pri)

 

If you are a teacher, therapists or anyone who need to teach children with autism writing skills this will be the right course for you to attend.

Handwriting is a basic skill needed by almost all of us. Some individuals with autism may find it challenging to acquire handwriting skills due to difficulties in their motor co-ordination and/or sensory issues.

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Date:

28 Apr 10 (Wednesday)

Time: 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Venue:Pathlight School
5, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 10
Singapore 569739
Pre-Requisite:

1. have attended Fundamentals of Autism Workshop

2. currently working directly with students/individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

 


 

man icon Target Audience

For the following who are caring for  individuals (in primary or secondary schools) with an Autism Spectrum Disorder:

wh57_thumb2Teachers/Educators
wh57_thumb2Therapists and Professionals

 


Reports iconCourse Description

This workshop will present an overview of the issues and difficulties faced by individuals with autism in acquiring handwriting skills. In addition, participants will be exposed to strategies in teaching handwriting skills to individuals with autism as well as strategies to accommodate these individuals’ difficulties in acquiring handwriting skills.


library iconObjectives of The Course 

Upon completion of the training workshop, participants will be able to:

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understand the basic issues and difficulties faced by individuals with autism in acquiring handwriting skills

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be able to apply strategies in teaching handwriting skills to individuals with autism

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learn to apply basic strategies to accommodate the difficulties in acquiring handwriting skills and to recognise when such strategies are needed

blueTick28 be able to identify situations when a referral to an occupational therapist is needed

 


 
contact iconRegistration Details
 
Trainer:   

Ms Tan Peng Chian
Principal Occupational Therapist, Department of Child Development, KKH

Fees

S$160.50 per participant per workshop
Package Deal (for entire series of 12 workshops)
S$1,690 per participant

Note: Fees include GST, handout materials and refreshments

Contact:Lina Kam, Training Co-ordinator
Telephone: (+65) 6323-3258
Emaillina.kam@autism.org.sg
 

 

 


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