Last Chance for Advance Conference Registration
July 12, 2012
By Autism Society
Attend the Autism Society National Conference and Exhibition for a reduced rate! The final day to register in advance for the conference is June 15.
The conference is also a great place to earn continuing education credits for BCBA, ASHA and APA. Certificates of attendance for other professions are also available. Our conference program includes topics covering the lifespan including early years, school age, and transition to adulthood. In addition, this year we will have a keynote presentation on the DSM-5. A complete listing of our conference sessions can be found here.
Here are a few of interest:
Organizing Classroom Environments – Christine Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA and Susan Kabot, Ed.D, CCC-SLP
Using Evidence-Based Practices In the Classroom – S.L. Odom, Ph.D.
Quality Autism Programming In a Public School Setting – Nina Finkler, M.Ed., LDT/C, BCBA
3 Rs to Bullying Prevention for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Recognize, Respond, and Report – Lori A. Ernsperger, Ph.D., Special, Education
7 Evidence-based Strategies for an Effective Early Intervention Program – James Ball, Ed.D, BCBA-D
Implementing Evidence-Based Practices and School-Wide Impact – Cathy Pratt, Ph.D., BCBA-D and Kristie Lofland, M.S.
Behavior and Language – Caroline A. Kaulitz, M.Ed., CCC-SLP and Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D., CCC-SLPA
Multi-Sensory Approach to Improving Function in Children with Autism – Ann B. Palmer, B.A.
The Exercise Connection: Making It Possible for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders – David S. Geslak, BS, CSCS, ACSM-HFS
Bridging the Gap: Helping Myself, My Teachers, My Family and My Employers to Understand My ASD: A Workshop for Self Advocates - Dena Gassner, MSW
My Autism, My Voice, Video Blogging and Social Media - Kerry Magro
Apps for iPod, iPad - Melanie Johnston, MA, SLP
Toxic Chemicals and the Developing Brain: Prevention Counts – Andy Igrejas
Optimistic Parenting: Hope and Help for You and Your Challenging Child – V. Mark Durand, Ph.D.
Family-Based Positive Behavior Support and Person Centered Planning - Kathy L. Gould, M.S., Denna Buchanan, B.A. and Lyndsey Reedy.
Please visit www.autism-society.org/conference to learn more and register to join us! Feel free to contact the Autism Society at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-657-0881 ext. 9010 with any questions.
April 10, 2013
The Autism Society, the nation’s largest and oldest grassroots autism organization, has chosen Pittsburgh as the host city of its 44th annual conference on autism spectrum disorders.
April 5, 2013
Individuals with autism can attend the Autism Society National Conference and Exposition (in Pittsburgh) for FREE this year! Learn more: www.autism-society.org/conference.
April 3, 2013
Monarch Teaching Technologies, the makers of VizZle®, web-based educational software for visual learners with autism, will give one-year of free VizZle to every new (or renewing) Champion Member during April.
April 2, 2013
Read the Autism Society’s digital magazine about autism spectrum disorders!
April 2, 2013
Today, throughout the world, individuals will come together highlighting the needs and dreams of people living with autism.