“Any understanding of autism should not be approached from a position of deficit but rather than a position of difference…If we are serious about equality and inclusion then we must first understand that difference.”
Autism Education Trust (2015).
The STARS Team is the NAS Accredited, Autism Outreach and Advisory Service for Leeds. We are commissioned by the Autism Education Trust to deliver AET training to schools and early years settings across Yorkshire and Humberside.
This is now a 1 day course is suitable for staff who work with and / or support colleagues who work with children on the autism spectrum in both mainstream and specialist settings.
It develops theoretical understanding of autism whilst providing a wide range of practical strategies, systems and approaches that can be implemented and adapted to meet the needs of the individual child.