AUTISTIC is… Uneven: Module 2 Workshop with Dr. Liliya Wheatcraft

Dive into the heart of neurodiversity with our Module 2 workshop, “AUTISTIC is… Uneven,” a...

Last updated 29 May 2024

Dive into the heart of neurodiversity with our Module 2 workshop, “AUTISTIC is… Uneven,” a crucial part of the expansive AUTISTIC syllabus. Led by the insightful Dr. Liliya T. Bakiyeva Wheatcraft, this workshop aims to illuminate the inherent diversity within Neurodivergent experiences, highlighting the unique strengths and challenges that come with uneven developmental profiles.

Workshop Focus:

  • Understanding Unevenness: Explore the concept of uneven development in Neurodivergent individuals, including variations in sensory processing, emotional regulation, and intellectual abilities.
  • Navigating the Landscape: Learn strategies for recognizing and supporting the unique profiles of Neurodivergent individuals, whether in clinical settings, classrooms, or everyday life.
  • Celebrating Diversity: Embrace the rich tapestry of Neurodivergent experiences, understanding how these unique perspectives contribute to a more vibrant and inclusive society.

What You Will Gain:

  • Insightful Perspectives: Gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of neurodivergence, moving beyond stereotypes to appreciate the full spectrum of experiences.
  • Practical Tools: Equip yourself with strategies to effectively support Neurodivergent individuals in achieving their full potential, acknowledging their diverse needs and abilities.
  • Community and Connection: Engage with a community of professionals, families, and individuals committed to fostering understanding and support for Neurodivergent minds.

Presenter

Dr Liliya T Bakiyeva Wheatcraft

In her early 40s, Dr Wheatcraft has an impressive portfolio with dual expertise in autism & ADHD specifically, as a full Member of Royal College of Psychiatrists AND an adult diagnosed with autism & ADHD in her 4th decade.