https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/past-referral-on-tv-9-2020

Past Referral on TV

13/09/2020

Judy is an exceptional artist and has a keen interest in animal care. An interview with Judy will feature on BBC1 “Home Ground” programme on Monday 14th September at 7.30. During t...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/living-with-the-new-rules-9-2020

Living with the new rules

12/09/2020

Learning to understand and live with the Covid-19 guidelines has required adaptation on everyone’s part however, for autistic children and young people adapting may be significantl...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/things-i-wish-my-teacher-knew-9-2020

Things I wish my teacher knew

10/09/2020

Being able to identify and communicate your personal needs and preferences is a crucial life skill for all children and young people. This resource offers a concrete, non-transient...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/personal-care-podcast-9-2020

Personal Care Podcast

04/09/2020

In our final podcast (for now!) Jill McCanney, one of the Centre’s specialist occupational therapists, will discuss the challenges which personal care activities may create for man...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/september-webinars-9-2020

September Webinars

02/09/2020

Middletown Centre for Autism are pleased to announce a second webinar series beginning on 9 September.

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/movement-breaks-9-2020

Movement Breaks

01/09/2020

Movement breaks are typically classroom based physical activity programmes designed to get students moving more. Movement breaks are beneficial for all students as they typicall...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/open-containers-8-2020

Open Containers

30/08/2020

Teaching your child how to open certain containers or food items will not only help with their independence and fine motor skills but will alleviate the need for too many hands tou...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/how-to-guide-flexible-thinking-8-2020

How to Guide Flexible Thinking

28/08/2020

This “how to” guide explains the importance of thinking in a flexible way. It also provides some introductory ideas on how to introduce the concept and teach it to children and...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/dr-temple-grandin-podcast-8-2020

Dr Temple Grandin Podcast

28/08/2020

In today’s podcast Dr Temple Grandin speaks with the Centre’s CEO Gary Cooper OBE about the impact of the pandemic, the changes she needed to make in her own life and the importanc...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/online-learning-part-2-8-2020

Online Learning Part 2

26/08/2020

lease click on this link to watch the second part of our webinar series on ‘Online Learning’ where MCA’s Educational Psychologists Nicci Hall and Lorraine Carson explore a range of...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/transport-social-narrative-8-2020

Transport social narrative

24/08/2020

It is important that we prepare autistic children and young people for the changes they may encounter as they transition back to the school setting. This social narrative can be...

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https://www.middletownautism.com/covid19/online-learning-the-new-normal-resource-8-2020

Online Learning The new normal Resource

24/08/2020

On Wednesday 19 August we released Part 1 of our ‘Online Learning’ webinar which discussed increasing task structure as a strategy to support engagement with online teaching and le...

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