Added: Autism Conference in New York City

I recently received notice of a new autism conference in New York City and I have added it to my Autism Conferences in 2011 page but I also wanted to write a new post with more details about the event.

YAI Network’s 32nd Annual International Conference “Bridges to Success in Developmental and Learning Disabilities”
May 2 – 5, 2011 at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City

Speakers: This year’s speaker roster includes Jed Baker, Ph.D., David Hingburger, M. Ed. Stephen Shore, Ed.D. and Carol Westby, Ph.D., CCC-SLP.

Workshops: Workshop topics are still being finalized but discussions on the following general topics will be scheduled for the 2011 YAI Network international conference:

  • Advocacy/self-determination
  • Autism/ASD
  • Challenging Behavior
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Life Planning
  • Quality of Life
  • Transition

More Info: For more information on the conference, contact Abbe Wittenberg at 212-273-6472.

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