Autism and Sensory Experience Event

Still places left for :

Half Day Conference

Autism: Lets Talk Sense

Thursday 21 November 2013, 9.00am– 1.00pm

at Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, Sheffield

 This event is hosted in partnership between the Fusion Teaching School Alliance and The Autism Centre, Sheffield Hallam University

This conference will give delegates an understanding of how sensory issues can affect people on the autism spectrum and provide a consideration of strategies of support.

Presented by:

Steve McGuinness is a Councillor and recent trustee with the National Autistic Society (NAS) and has been a member of the NAS Advisory Board for three years.  He is Director of MSITUA – Autism Consultancy and is also Autism Consultant for Sensory Integration UK & Ireland.  He works with Local Authorities in both Adult Social Care and Education presenting on autism awareness, sensory integration awareness and behaviour that challenges from a first person perspective.

To book please contact:

Emmeline Samoluk, Talbot Specialist School, Lees Hall Road, Sheffield, S8 9JP.


Tel: 0114 250 7394

Fax: 0114 250 7857

Conference Prices







(Lunch not included)



About The Autism Centre, Sheffield Hallam University

The Autism Centre is part of the Department of Education, Childhood and Inclusion within the Faculty of Development and Society, Sheffield Hallam University. The Autism Centre promotes a view of autism as a different way of being. Whilst many people may live happy and accomplished lives with autism, different ways of being can challenge and confuse others. To help with understanding The Autism Centre delivers accredited courses at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. Its team of academics engage with research and consultancy and publish widely on the autism spectrum and disability.
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