Please see below regarding a free webinar taking place in November for parents, booking is essential
ASD Parent Support Group with Guest Speaker Marie Byrne 28.11.23
This Support group is for parents of primary and post-primary children with Autism. The aim of the group is to provide support, share ideas and a platform for parents to ask questions. Please note, this webinar is for parents only and will deal with the Theory of ASD from a parenting perspective and not a school perspective. This group will meet every 4/6 weeks.
Date: Tuesday 28th November 2023
Facilitator: Shaun Greville has returned to school in the Esker Centre, Ballinamere after 5 years secondment to the SESS and latterly NCSE. He fulfilled the roles of Advisor and Assistant National Coordinator for the autism team with a focus on in school support for teachers and both in school and external CPD regarding autism.
Guest speaker: Marie Byrne, an experienced teacher & child & adolescent psychotherapist.
After many years as an advisor with SESS/NCSE, she returned from secondment to work in a special class for autism in 2019. She has recently returned to study as a doctoral candidate focussing on strength-based inclusive practice in schools.
She has a wealth of professional and personal experience of loving and living and working with people with autism and other additional needs and brings a neuro-psychotherapeutic perspective to her work in the area.