22. October 2019 - 15:30
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Tuesday Minecraft Term 4 2019 Leanyer | Leanyer | Tuesday, 22. October 2019

Autism NT Darwin Tuesday Minecraft Group
Tuesday 3:30pm to 5:30pm in Driver NT
Tuesday 22nd October to 10th December 2019 
This very popular group offers an environment where students can socialise in an inclusive environment.
Games such as Minecraft appeal to children on the Autism Spectrum. The games are very visual and students can be creative in a structured way. The game promotes social skills that can be used during interactions with neurotypical peers.
The mentors support the students with their broad knowledge of technology and by coaching the students in social skills. 
Parent feedback has demonstrated that this program promotes improvements in:

 family relationships
 engagement at school
 enhancing positive family life
 increasing confidence in engaging in friendships.
 increase wellbeing of the student
 expanding student social interactions, confidence and motivation levels

 
The group is limited to ten students to provide both a sensory appropriate environment with a high level of student support.