This course provides an overview of what to expect when supporting a parent or caregiver of a person on the Autism Spectrum. The course is geared toward Social Workers, Therapists, Counselors, and other Services Providers. In this course, participants learn about the various obstacles faced by parents of kids with ASD across numerous stages of childhood, so that they may be better prepared to support the parent.
This presentation focuses on how executive functioning deficits affect a person a Developmental Disability's mental health. The webinar was originally presented for persons living with Spina Bifida, but is applicable for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder, other developmental disabilities, and ADHD.