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Surviving Autistic Burnout

January 24, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm $10 – $25

This session will discuss what autistic burnout is, how to recognize it, and what common causes are. After you understand burnout, you’ll get some hacks that will help you survive burnout plus narratives and resources around asking for help and support. This isn’t your guide on solving burn-out, it’s your guide to recognizing, taking care of and being kinder to yourself when you’re burnt out. This is a class for autistics, caregivers, educators and professionals who are surviving burnout.

Presenter: Dayna Nelson (Pronouns: she/her)
Dayna Nelson is the Education Specialist with the Autism Society of Minnesota. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a heavy emphasis of Family Social Sciences from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities. Dayna is dedicated to community-based outreach and providing evidence-based practices within the community to celebrate neurodiversity. She has several years of experience working with autistic individuals, individuals with motor and physical disabilities, and individuals with severe mental diagnoses. Additionally, Dayna has extensive experience working in education, museum and homeless shelter programming. In this role, Dayna navigates and strives for a deeper understanding in the development of expansive trainings, implementing social skills and collaborating with organizations for sensory friendly and inclusive spaces.

Details

Date:
January 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$10 – $25
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Website:
https://ausm.org/education/classes/ausm-skillshops/
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