34th Annual TEACCH Autism Program Conference

The conference is specifically designed to educate professionals about the latest treatment approach for Autism Spectrum Disorder from infancy to adulthood. It will be beneficial to both professionals engaged in direct service provision and professionals engaged in research with individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

When May 15, 2013 12:30 PM to
May 17, 2013 03:00 PM
Where The Friday Center
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Contact Phone 919-966-8151
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The TEACCH Autism Program Conference Featured Speakers are:

Gary B. Mesibov, Ph.D TEACCH Autism Program Director Emeritus - “My Mantras:  Lessons Learned From 45 Years of Studying and Working With People With ASD and Related Conditions”

Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D. Chief Science Officer, Autism Speaks - “An overview of the Early Start Denver Model”

Cathy Pratt, Ph.D., Director of the Indiana Resource Center for Autism at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community located at Indiana University -  "What to Do When Behavior Happens

Connie Kasari, Ph.D., Professor of Psychological Studies in Education and Psychiatry at UCLA - “School-Based Social Skills Interventions”

Co-speakers:  J. Erin Riehle, MSN, RN, Director of Disability Services and Project SEARCH, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Glenna Osborne, M.Ed, Assistant Director of Supported Employment Services for the TEACCH Autism Program- Project SEARCH High School Transition Program

Two concurrent workshops are scheduled on May 15 from 1:00 to 4:30 pm.

  • "How to Develop Sustainable Employment for People with Autism" - Mike Chapman, TEACCH Director Supported Employment
  • "Complex Cases in High Functioning Autism:  A Framework for Developing Intervention Strategies" - Kerry Hogan, Ph.D. Licensed Psychologist, Wilmington Psych
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