Temple Talks Autism

Event Place:  Glasgow
Event Date:  15/05/2019
Fee:  £199.00 + VAT

    Essential information –

Date: Wednesday 15th May 2019

Time: 9.45 am - 3.45 pm  ( 9.00 am – 9.45 Registration)

Venue:  DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Glasgow Central
Cambridge Street, Glasgow, G2 3HN, United Kingdom TEL: +44-141-3323311

 Programme - Full programme will be announced very shortly keep checking the website

Temple is the most accomplished and well-known adult with autism in the world, and named as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by Time Magazine.

In this fast paced day, she will be talking on a variety of subjects including -How and Why People with Autism Think Differently and getting down to the REAL issues of autism, the one teachers and other professionals, parents and individuals on the spectrum face every day offering practical strategies, and tips, all based on her “insider” perspective such as how to create a learning environment to accommodate sensory challenges, decoding social mysteries, teaching people with autism to live in an unpredictable world.

She will also be giving a unique insight to her own story where she will inspire and motivate others.  In 1950, she was diagnosed with autism and her parents were told she should be institutionalized, she didn't talk until she was three-and-a-half years old. Her fascinating life, with all its challenges and successes, was brought to the screen in 2010 with the Emmy award winning film on Grandin’s life, starring Claire Danes and her life has also been featured on major television programmes.

Today she is the face of autism, a renowned professor of animal science at Colorado State University, bestselling author and she speaks around the world on her pioneering work on animal welfare and on autism helping thousands of professionals and parents understand how to help individuals.

Discounts: For Parents/Guardians-  limited discount places available. Please see details on the Parent/Carer discount booking form.