Making Autism easier to understand by bringing the sensory experience to life and supporting your child with the 3 C Pathway
Tessa Morton helps parents and carers to understand the sensory challenges faced by autistic children. She explains the 8 senses and their impact on an autistic child and provides exercises that help you to experience sensory chaos. Tessa also talks about the 3 C Pathway to support your child’s confidence in relationship building – and why this is so important.
3 takeaways from Tessa’s training session
– Understand the 8 senses more clearly and how they impact on the autistic child –
– Try unique exercises to experience sensory chaos –
– Walk in the shoes of an autistic child in the school setting –
This session is aimed at Parents of children with SEND.
Watch this preview of Tessa’s presentation…
This session was originally presented at our Parent Talks online conference.
About the Creator
Tessa Morton / Director at Act for Autism
Tessa Morton is a Director at Act for Autism, a not for profit social enterprise that aims to raise awareness and understanding of autism.
The Act for Autism team is passionate about using authentic voices in its training as well as real–life experiences. Responsible for delivering all parent, teacher and professionals training across Warwickshire, the organisation also hosts conferences and has a large following on Facebook. It has also produced many award–winning short films as part of the Autism Voices film project.
Tessa is a trained coach and counsellor, and a mum with experience of supporting her own autistic son, who is now 21. She is currently writing a book on the importance of understanding sensory challenges and the 3 C Pathway.
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