Asperger SyndromeSubject category: General Health and Social Care
With the use of DVD clips and group work a greater understanding of an individual’s experience of Asperger syndrome will be gained.
This course is delivered using a range of methods and resources including:
Group discussions, small group activities and DVD clip
This course has been developed and mapped to:
The Autism Act 2009
And the following QCF unit:
Understand how to support individuals with autistic spectrum conditions
What is Asperger syndrome?
Autism and Asperger syndrome – the connection
Different names for Asperger syndrome
How common is Asperger syndrome?
Causes and cures - facts or myths
The benefits of a diagnosis
How is it diagnosed?
How do people with Asperger syndrome see the world?
Strategies and approaches
State how common Asperger syndrome is
List the facts or myths associated with Asperger syndrome
Describe the benefits of a diagnosis
Explain how Asperger syndrome is diagnosed
Give an example of how people with Asperger syndrome may see the world
Describe strategies and approaches available to support individuals with Asperger syndrome