Autism Spectrum Disorders Seminar Series 2018-2019

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Join Kern Autism Network-Autism Society Affiliate in our newest approach at providing up to date information to families, educators, therapist, SLP, MFT, LSW, doctors and community at large. These series of seminars will occur throughout the 2018-2019 school year with speakers in the field of autism expertise, with topics meant to address the entire autism spectrum as defined by the DSM-5. The 1st Series starts in the Fall 2018 with others to follow throughout the school year, see Calendar for future dates. This and future events replace the Annual Autism Awareness Conference!

-Our 1st series topic: “How to ask for Work & Secondary School Accommodations”

Guest Speakers: Carly Fulgham and Dr. Damien Pena

Time: 8:45-12 p.m. 

Date: Wednesday, October 10th

Location: Adventist Health Hospital Medical Office Buildings 1524 27th Street-2nd Floor Rio Bravo Rooms

 

-Our 2nd series topic: Living in a “Land of Confusion”: What Parents Should Know About IEPs, 504 Plans, and Advocating for Students’ Rights

Guest Speakers: Dr. Ann Simun and Sandra Shove

Time: 8:45-12 p.m. 

Date: Wednesday, December 5th

Location: Adventist Health Hospital Medical Office Buildings 1524 27th Street-2nd Floor Rio Bravo Rooms

 

-Our 3rd series topic: Surfing The Stress And Keeping Your Balance: When Your Child Has Autism

Guest Speakers: Dr. Robert Naseef, Ph.D. of Alternative Choices

Time: 8:45-12 p.m. 

Date: Saturday, February 23, 2019

Location: Adventist Health Hospital Medical Office Buildings 1524 27th Street-2nd Floor Rio Bravo Rooms

 

-Our 4th series topic: Preventing and Addressing Challenging Behaviors for Individuals with ASD

Guest Speaker:Dr. Lori Ernsperger, BCBA of Behavioral Training Resource Center

Time: 8:45 a.m.-12 noon 

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019

Location: Adventist Health Hospital Medical Office Buildings 1524 27th Street-2nd Floor Rio Bravo Rooms

*****REGISTER FOR SEMINARS: click here.*****