Teens and Adults with Autism Workshops – 2010 Autism Society of America Conference

The following is a list of workshops for teens and adults with autism that will be offered at the 2010 Autism Society of America Conference, which will take place July 7-10, 2010 in Dallas, Texas.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

  • Federal and Corporate Employment for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders with Melody Stevens, M.A., Tracy Hilliard, M.S. and Angela Mackey, M.Ed.
  • Teaching Play and Leisure Skills Across the Life Span with Evelyn Horton, BCBA
  • When Doors Close: Help Me Find the Windows for Self-Advocacy with Sondra K. Williams, Adult with Autism
  • Developing Skill-Building Groups for College Students with ASD with Marc Ellison, M.A., LPC and Kerrie Harris, M.A.
  • Supporting the Aging and Medical Needs of Adults with Autism with Anne S. Holmes, M.S., CCC, BCBA and Jamie K. Douglas, M.A.
  • Addressing Emotional Self-Regulation Needs That Improve Interactions for Older Learners with ASD with Sherry A. Moyer, MSW
  • Building Relationships Through Social Connections Throughout Our Lives with L. Lynn Stansberry Brusnahan, Ph.D.
  • Community Inclusion of Adults with Autism: A Review of the Intervention Literature with Linda Bambara, Ph.D., Erin McCurdy, M.Ed. and Anastasia Kokina, M.Ed.
  • College Support Program Meeting

Friday, July 9, 2010

  • The Self-Directed Transitional IEP: Mapping Measurable Post-Secondary Success with Herm T. Fishbein, Ed.D.
  • How to Effectively Use Natural Support Strategies in Employment and Community Settings with Keith Storey, Ph.D., Special Education and Michal Post, M.A., Special Education
  • Relationships on the Spectrum: Bridging Differences, Sharing Strengths with Zosia Zaks, M.Ed., CRC and Kristi Sakai

Saturday, July 10, 2010

  • AMC Theatres’ Pilot Employment Program with Keith P. Wiedenkeller, SPHR
  • Can Your Child Become a Good Driver? with Dennis Debbaudt, Law Enforcement Training, Gerald (Jery) Newport, B.A. and Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D.
  • College-Bound Students with ASDs: Making a Successful Transition into Academia with Miller Gore, Dr. and Jessica B. Dunn, M.Ed.
  • Preparing Young Adults with Asperger’s Syndrome for the Job Market with Patricia A. Wisocki, Ph.D., June Groden, Ph.D. and Elizabeth Stratis, B.A.
  • Speaking for Ourselves: Individuals on the Autism Spectrum Panel with Julie A. Donnelly, Ph.D.
  • Professionals on the Autism Spectrum: Insights From Our Careers with Zosia Zaks, M.Ed., CRC and Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D.
  • Speaking Bluntly about Sex, Dating and Relationships with Cinder McDonald and Debbie Weidinger
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