Participants will learn:
- Current research results about the impact of group mental health interventions (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) on parents of children/adults with ASD.
- How parents/service providers collaborated to create and deliver these interventions
- Parents’ personal experiences with MBSR and ACT
- Resources for parents/service providers to explore MBSR and ACT in their own communities.
Geneva Centre for Autism is an international leader in the development and delivery of clinical intervention services and training. As a full service agency, Geneva Centre for Autism offers personalized, strength based programming for children, youth, adults, and families. Our Training Institute and International Autism Symposium build professional capacity worldwide to empower all individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to reach their full potential.