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BASW England Student and NQSW Group - Learning disabilities and autism: how best to support children and families

Find out more about best practice with children and families

In this session, Sarah Harrison, vice chair and NQSW working in a children’s disability team with 2 autistic children, will discuss how best to support children and families who are autistic and/or have learning disabilities. There will be an opportunity for open Q&A at the end of the session.

BASW England has developed a series of capabilities statements and resourse that you may find helpful:

Capabilities Statements and CPD Pathway for social workers working with adults with a learning disability 

Capabilities Statements and CPD Pathway for social workers working with autistic adults 

Open to all – non-members are able to have 1 free taster session before deciding whether to join BASW.