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  • Dates: 2021-02-22, 2021-02-23, 2021-03-01, 2021-03-02, 2021-03-15, 2021-03-29
  • Time Start/End: Course starts at 2021-02-22 21:00/22:15
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  • Event Capacity: FULL
  • Fee:
    • Member: $2,300.00 HKD
    • Student member: $99,999,999.99 HKD
    • Non-member: $99,999,999.99 HKD
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An intervention using simple, fun and effective strategies to support children with autism to engage in communication. The Attention Autism approach focuses on developing attention and listening skills, offering children "an irresistible invitation to learn”.

Attendees of this workshop will learn to run the 4 stages of the Attention Autism programme.The Attention Autism programme targets the teaching of ATTENTION, COMMUNICATION and SOCIAL INTERACTIONSKILLS.


Stage 1: Focusing Attention

Stage 2: Sustaining Attention

Stage 3: Shifting Attention

Stage 4: Focusing, Sustaining and Shifting Attention


Specialist Speech and Language Therapist: DipRCSLT, HPC reg; RSA specific learning difficulties; Advanced Certificate in Education: Pupils with autism.

GINA turned her passion for communication development into practical and joyful intervention strategies for parents and professionals dealing with Autism. She has worked with hundreds of autistic children in schools, nurseries and residential settings, and directly with parents, carers and families.

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Date: 22,23 February, 1,2,15,29 March, 2021

Time: 9:00PM- 10:15PM (HKT)

Online platform: Zoom

Cost: HKD$2300 (for members only)

Application period: 00:00 AM 3 February, 2021 to 23:59 PM 15 February, 2021, on first-come-first-served basis


Successful registrants will receive a material kit via post a week before the online training.

The live online training will take place via Zoom over a period of weeks:

• 6 x 75 minute online live training sessions

• Course attendees send in 2 films of their work trying the programme.

Video 1. Each attendee demonstrating Stage 1

Video 2. Each attendee demonstrating stages 1, 2, 3 & 4

The videos will be of the adult delivering the programme and do not need to include children. This is a certificated course and attendees MUST complete all aspects of the course.


A typical outline of the 5-week online training is as follows:

Block 1 (22 & 23 February)

- Session 1 - Getting Ready to Start

- Session 2 - Setting up Stage 1- Film feedback and coaching via email to each individual

Block 2 (1 & 2 March)

- Session 3 - Getting Ready for Stage 2 and getting Stage 2 running

- Session 4 - Getting the most out of Stages 1 & 2

Block 3 (15 & 29 March)

- Session 5 - Getting Stage 3 set up and running a 3 stage session

- Session 6 - Setting up Stage 4- Film feedback and coaching via email to each individua


-Please register at our website - www.speechtherapy.org.hk

-Registration is considered successful after successful payment.

-A confirmation email will be sent to successful registrants

-Application period: 00:00 am 3 February, 2021 to 23:59 pm 15 February, 2021, on a first-come-first-served basis

-Online Platform: Zoom (https://zoom.us/download).

-Available for download on PC, iPad, iOS/Android smartphones

-Certificate will be sent out after the training course

-Capacity: 25

-Please register your own Zoom account prior to the training course

-HKIST CPD-ST points: 6 points


-The training course will be conducted in English

-HKAST and the host is not responsible for any technical issues or failure in accessing the Zoom link

-All sessions are live and NOT available to record!

Technical Requirement

-High speed internet connection (WiFi recommended)

-Built-in audio and camera (optional)

For enquiries, please contact us at pd.hkast@gmail.com or go to our webpage:www.speechtherapy.org.hk

Join us as HKAST member to enjoy the privileged course fees!

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