Autism Edmonton enhances the lives of people on the autism spectrum, through knowledge, services and inclusive opportunities.

AUTISM 101


Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

This presentation gives participants a basic overview of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It is an introduction to what autism is and how it affects the way people interact with others and the world. More specifically, the presentation covers the following topics:

  • Autism spectrum disorder overview
  • Characteristics of ASD
  • How sensory processing works
  • Sensory toolbox
  • Sensory diet
  • Introduction to visual supports for autism

If you have any questions, please contact Catharine Dietzmann at familysupports@autismedmonton.org. Please register in advance to attend: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/autism-101-tickets-231030507467