Peat NI

Upcoming Events


Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

14th Sep 2017 10:00am - 14th Sep 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Autism Spectrum disorder, everyone has heard of it, everyone thinks they know what it is, but do they really?


Understanding and reducing challenging behaviour

21st Sep 2017 10:00am - 21st Sep 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

The key to understanding and managing behaviour is to analyse why the behaviour is occurring.


Difficulties transitioning in the educational environment

28th Sep 2017 10:00am - 28th Sep 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Transition is not just about major changes that occur in phases throughout life, there are many transitions that occur during a typical day.


Strategies for Toilet Training

5th Oct 2017 10:00am - 5th Oct 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

For a child with autism the process of developing a toilet routine can take longer and involve its own particular challenges.


Preparation for Puberty for an ASD individual

12th Oct 2017 10:00am - 12th Oct 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Developing adult bodies is normal progression for all young people but for those on the autism spectrum is may be particularly difficult.


Dealing with your child's anxiety (Under 10)

19th Oct 2017 10:00am - 19th Oct 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Anxiety and autism can go hand in hand. Causes are numerous, but there are ways in which you can reduce anxiety for your child with autism.


Dealing with your child's anxiety (Over 10)

2nd Nov 2017 10:00am - 2nd Nov 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

For many young people with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) anxiety permeates their daily life.


Fussy Eaters: helping with restricted food intake, selectivity and sensory issues

9th Nov 2017 10:00am - 9th Nov 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Food acceptance can be a major issue for children with autism.


Difficulties with Speech and Communication

30th Nov 2017 10:00am - 30th Nov 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Effective communication is essential for a child’s quality of life and can help reduce other behaviour difficulties.


Increasing Social and Self-Help skills

7th Dec 2017 10:00am - 7th Dec 2017 14:00pm

IF, Forthriver Business Park, 385 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DG

Event for Parents Event for Professionals

Social and self-help skills are important life skills for your child with autism.