San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Register March 25th 2017 at 12pm
Being Social At Work
May 3rd, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Presenter : Sarah Southey, MSW, RSW
Employment and Life Skills Coach
Join us for an interactive workshop in which the following topics will be covered: how to manage an interview, dealing with small talk, connecting with colleagues/peers, managing conflict, common workplace challenges, interacting with people in seniority positions, social work functions, hidden rules, work accommodations that can help navigate the social and so much more! This workshop is ideal for young adults that relate to Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism and who are currently working or planning on joining the workforce in the near future.
Sarah Southey is an Employment and Life Skills Coach at The Redpath Centre in Toronto.
Working one-on-one with clients though a solution focused approach, she offers pre-employment support with the social and life skills necessary in a career. She offers direction to individuals in entry-level and mid-career positions who are facing obstacles to finding and maintaining rewarding employment. Sarah assists individuals who have employment-related anxiety through a cognitive behavioural lens. She supports individuals with anxiety and social issues.
Child care will not be provided
Snacks will be provided.
Your safety is important to us. Please make sure that each member of your family is aware of the rules, regulations, and guidelines of the venue and adheres to them. As a condition of use of the area and other facilities, all registrants assume all risk of personal injury, death or property loss resulting from any cause whatsoever including but not limited to: the risks, dangers and hazards of all other recreational activities.
À NOTER : Cet atelier sera présenté en anglais
- Cet événement se veut une occasion d’apprentissage pour les parents et les professionnels; il n’est donc pas approprié d’y amener des enfants.Nous vous remercions de votre compréhension.
- Comme certaines personnes souffrent d'allergies et d'intolérances diverses, nous vous demandons de ne pas utiliser de parfum, d'eau de Cologne, de lotion après rasage ni de produits parfumés comme les fixatifs ou les lotions pour le corps.
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Autism Ontario - Durham Region and Toronto
Autism Ontario's Potential Programme covering Toronto and Durham Regions.
1.) Do I need to bring proof of diagnosis?
No, not needed. Just check in at the registration desk and enjoy the event.
2.) Do I need to be a member of Autism Ontario to register and participate?
No. While membership does provide other great opportunities, all Potential Programme events from Autism Ontario are open to all families with children under 18 with ASD who reside in Ontario.
Sinthea Chowdhury, Autism Ontario
Community Event Coordinator - Toronto & Durham
1179 King Street West, Ste 4, Toronto ON M6K 3C5