Mental health and wellbeing in autistic youth and young adults during transititions

Monday 27 February at 7:15pm – 8:30pm (AEDT)

Join the expert panel of Prof. Tony Attwood (psychologist), Prof. Julian Troller (psychiatrist), Jasmine Deakin (social worker, with lived experience), Dr. Claire Picket (GP with lived experience) and facilitator, psychologist Nicola Palfrey, as they consider how transitions at school, university, work and in relationships impact autistic youth and young adults.

Come away with:

  • Tips and strategies to help you provide support during times of transition.
  • Knowledge about acceptance around autistic identity.
  • Improved ability to use appropriate language to prevent negative narratives, stereotypes and stigma.
  • An understanding of how to apply a multidisciplinary approach to assessing, treating and supporting autistic youth and young adults.

Before the webinar

  • The case study on which the discussion will be based will be provided in the Log In Instructions email.
  • Learn more about the panel.

Webinar registration

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