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Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) & Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS)

April 14 @ 07:00 pm - May 12 @ 07:00 pm

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) & Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS)

Supported by Mayo & Donegal Sports Partnerships

5 Week Webinar Series For Teachers, SNAs, Parents & Sports Volunteers

This comprehensive online ASD and Movement series of 5 webinars is suitable for Teachers, SNAs and parents who wish to develop and upskill on knowledge and practice in relation to ASD with specific emphasis on movement as a strategy to promote regulation, reduce anxiety and increase engagement in classroom and incidental teaching and learning.  The webinars aim to promote a deep understanding of the role of movement skills to address sensory integration dysfunction for the population on the spectrum.  By adapting the environment and the skill we are teaching to accommodate the individual, we will benefit from greater engagement and more productive participation.

The fundamental movement skill aspect is supported by the GetAutismActive online Resource kit also accessible on


Dates:             Wednesday’s 14th, 21st & 28th April & 5th & 12th May 2021

Time:               7pm each evening

Facilitator:      Dr Susan Crawford PhD, Autism Spectrum Disorder Consultant. Fulbright Scholar.

Masters in Teaching & Learning, BScSport & Exercise Science, Registered Midwife, Registered General Nurse.

Cost:               €20 registration fee for all 5 webinars.


Certification from Movement Experts Ireland and discounted access to GetAutismActive Resource kit:


  Session 1.          Introduction to ASD:  

Session 2.          Introduction to Fundamental Movement Skills:

Session 3.          Autism and fundamental Movement Skill Research:

Session 4.             Promoting and Maintaining participation in FMS programmes for students with ASD:

Session 5.          Exploring The GetAutismActive programme.


Book your place for this webinar series by logging onto our website

Or directly into link below

Successful registrants will be emailed with a zoom code in advance of each webinar.



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