Training

The South Carolina Autism Society offers numerous workshops throughout the year, as well as our Annual Conference in October.  Please see the links for additional information.

SC Autism Society Monthly Workshops – Current School Year

Most classes offer both a morning and evening option. Please view the specific class for more information.

Title Description Date Event
Adolescents with Autism and Sexuality: Resources that can Help All individuals experience sexual urges and individuals on the autism spectrum need help in learning how to deal with these feelings when they begin,  In this workshop we will go over various problems that might arise and how to help your child cope with them.  We will also discuss personal hygiene and birth control.  I […] February 24, 2016 GO
Midlands ASD Parent Support Group (Cancelled for March) Please consider attending the SC Assistive Technology Expo today!  We will be there! For caregivers of individuals with ASD to provide support, education, and encouragement and to share resources to help our children and young adults reach their full potential. Please click here to RSVP so we know to expect you! **Important Provider Notice!** Please […] March 3, 2016 GO
Autism Awareness for First Responders — York We are honored to announce that we are bringing Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, back to SC in March to conduct training sessions in three locations around the state: York, Hartsville and Greenwood. This training is for all emergency response professionals including law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency […] March 14, 2016 GO
Preparing for Emergency Situations Click here to register now! Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, will be in Greenwood in March to conduct a training session for parents and caretakers of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD. This training is designed specifically for caretakers concerning emergency situations and how to best prepare […] March 14, 2016 GO
Autism Awareness for First Responders — Greenwood We are honored to announce that we are bringing Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, back to SC in March to conduct training sessions in three locations around the state: York, Hartsville and Greenwood. This training is for all emergency response professionals including law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency […] March 15, 2016 GO
Preparing for Emergency Situations Click here to register now! Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, will be in Greenwood in March to conduct a training session for parents and caretakers of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, ASD. This training is designed specifically for caretakers concerning emergency situations and how to best prepare […] March 15, 2016 GO
Autism Awareness for First Responders — Hartsville We are honored to announce that we are bringing Autism Society Task Force members, Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, back to SC in March to conduct training sessions in three locations around the state: York, Hartsville and Greenwood. This training is for all emergency response professionals including law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency […] March 16, 2016 GO
Midlands ASD Parent Support Group For caregivers of individuals with ASD to provide support, education, and encouragement and to share resources to help our children and young adults reach their full potential. Please click here to RSVP so we know to expect you! **Important Provider Notice!** Please note that this is a parent and caregiver support format only. We appreciate […] April 7, 2016 GO
Annual Conference Don’t miss the South Carolina Autism Society’s Annual Conference, featuring Peter Gerhardt, E.D. as Keynote Speaker, Breakout Sessions, Bookstore, and more! Date:  Friday, April 15, 2016 Time: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Cost:   $75 per person, includes lunch Location: Medallion Conference Center, 7309 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, SC  29209 Click here for more information, registration, and […] April 15, 2016 GO
Midlands ASD Parent Support Group For caregivers of individuals with ASD to provide support, education, and encouragement and to share resources to help our children and young adults reach their full potential. Please click here to RSVP so we know to expect you! **Important Provider Notice!** Please note that this is a parent and caregiver support format only. We appreciate […] May 5, 2016 GO
Midlands ASD Parent Support Group For caregivers of individuals with ASD to provide support, education, and encouragement and to share resources to help our children and young adults reach their full potential. Please click here to RSVP so we know to expect you! **Important Provider Notice!** Please note that this is a parent and caregiver support format only. We appreciate […] June 1, 2016 GO
Registration is required.  Space is limited.  Please contact event organizer found on the individual event listing.

Other training opportunities in South Carolina include:

South Carolina DDSN Autism Division Training Pro-Parents