Improvisation Workshop for Professionals

Dept of Occupational Therapy @ NYU Steinhardt 82 Washington Square E, new york, NY, United States

This four hour workshop will cover the the basics of improvisation, how to gear improv techniques to provide an alternative vehicle for learning fundamental skill sets, why improv works for those on the spectrum, the importance of creating muscle memory and the practice flexible thinking. Additonally, as it is geared toward professionals, we will also
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It’s Not “Just Autism”: Understanding Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders in Children with ASD

The Center for Global Studies and Human Development 100 Nicolls Road , Stony Brook, NY, United States

A one-day conference hosted by Stony Brook University’s psychology and psychiatry departments in partnership with the Developmental Disabilities Institute. This event intends to discuss the prevalence, assessment, and treatment of co-occurring psychiatric disorders in children with autism, particularly those with limited language and severe/challenging behaviors.   Registration for this event is FREE.

AASET (Autistic Adults and other Stakeholders Engage Together)

Join us for the AASET conference on July 11, 2017 (the day before Autism Society of America ) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to set priorities for a future research agenda in health and healthcare for adults with autism. (Registration is free for Individuals with Autism and Family Members) Autistic adults have multiple, chronic, and potentially preventable
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49th Annual Autism Society National Conference

Hilton Milwaukee City Center 509 W. WISCONSIN AVENUE, Milwaukee, WI, United States

The Autism Society’s vision since our founding in 1965 is to increase the quality of life of everyone living with autism. Our 49th Annual Conference is the best way for individuals, families, educators, care givers, service providers and all concerned with ensuring basic human rights to gain insights and learn concrete strategies that allow people
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2018 AOTA Annual Conference & Expo

Salt Palace Convention Center 90 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT, United States

AOTA’s Annual Conference & Expo features over 1,200 educational and poster sessions, exceptional speakers, and an Expo Hall filled with the latest products and opportunities. This Conference—the largest gathering of occupational therapy professionals in the world—is a not-to-miss event!

Animals On The Mind 3.0

The Institute for Human-Animal Connection 2148 S High St, Denver, CO, United States

Extraordinary Connections: Illuminating neurodiversity in human-animal relationships aims to increase awareness, compassion and understanding of people on the autism spectrum through the strength-based perspective of neurodiversity. This conference will focus on contemporary understanding of neurodiversity and human-animal relationships, through ethical frameworks of educational, therapeutic and vocational opportunities. Experts from around the globe will be featured
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AHA Spring Conference 2018

Ruth S. Harley University Center One South Ave, Garden City, NY, United States

Each spring and fall AHA hosts our renowned bi-annual educational conferences in a university setting. The goal of these conferences is to meet the demand for how to address the needs of youth through adults on the spectrum with the most current methods and initiatives.

Denver Comic Con

Colorado Convention Center 700 14th St, Denver, CO, United States

Denver Comic Con (DCC) is a 3-day, family-friendly pop culture fan extravaganza, featuring the best in pop culture entertainment. DCC is a program of the Colorado nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom, whose mission is to inspire a love of learning, to increase literacy, celebrate diversity and build community through pop culture education. The proceeds from this
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World Autism Organisation Congress 2018

Marriott Marquis Houston 1777 Walker St, Houston, TX, United States

The WAO congress is a joint venture between Associations from Mexico (notably in Nuevo Leon), with significant assistance from regional associations and centres from Houston, making it a genuine “Tex-Mex” event. Historically, the WAO international congresses attract 1000 – 1500 delegates from many countries around the world and with Houston offering such a terrific host
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