In this conference Tony will be discussing the following topics:
making friends: strategies to improve social understanding and friendships skills; adolescent issues for teenagers with an ASD level 1 (Aspergers Syndrome) and also touching on managing challenging behaviours in children with Autism.
Tony is a clinical psychologist who has specialised in autism spectrum disorders since he qualified as a clinical psychologist in England in 1975. He currently works in his own private practice, and is also adjunct professor at Griffith University, Queensland and senior consultant at the Minds and Hearts clinic in Brisbane. His book Asperger’s Syndrome – A Guide for Parents and Professionals has sold over 360,000 copies and has been translated into 22 languages. His subsequent book, The Complete Guide to Asperger’s Syndrome, published in October 2006 has sold over 216,000 copies and has been translated into 18 languages, and is one of the primary textbooks on Asperger’s syndrome. He has several subsequent books published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Future Horizons Inc. and Guilford Press.
Tony has been invited to be a keynote speaker at many Australasian and International Conferences. He presents workshops and runs training courses for parents, professionals and individuals with Asperger's syndrome all over the world and is a prolific author of scientific papers and books on the subject.
He has worked with many thousands of individuals of all ages with Asperger's syndrome or an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
20 April 2018. Registrations will start at 8:30am for a 9am start.
The event will be held at the Caloundra RSL, 19 West Terrace, Caloundra QLD 4551. Ticket prices include morning tea and lunch.
Early bird ticket pricing is available until 31 March 2018.
Early bird tickets $115 (including tax)
Regular tickets $135 (including tax)
Please select the "Pay Now" option in the checkout as "Pay Later" bookings cannot be guaranteed.