Online Parent/Carer Workshops

During COVID-19, Cognus’ Autism Service has produced some workshops for parents/carers looking for For parents/carers looking for more information about their child’s Autism diagnosis or social communication difficulties.  These workshops have been produced online so you can view them in the comfort of your home and at a time that is suitable for you. For each topic, simply click on the links below to view the workshop on our YouTube channel.

What is autism/social communication differences?

Strategies to Support Communication

Problem Solving Behaviour

Sensory Differences

School Strategies

Advice on Support Services available to Parents (with SIASS)

Emotions and Anxiety

Supporting a child to understand their autism diagnosis

Eating and Sleeping


For further information please contact The Autism Service at