YAI Network’s Bridges to Success in Developmental and Learning Disabilities

More than 3,000 people will attend the YAI Network’s International Conference next month in New York City. The conference will feature more than 300 presenters in over 150 sessions discussing topics related to developmental and learning disabilities. Although this isn’t an autism specific conference, the information presented will be relevant for those wishing to learn more about autism spectrum disorders.

Conference Dates: May 2, 2011 – May 5 ,2011
Conference Location: New York, NY
Conference Venue: Hilton New York 1335 Avenue of Americas
Speakers:

  • Dr. Stephen Shore
  • Dr. Carol Westby

Conference Topics:

  • Understanding the Hidden Curriculum for People with High Functioning Autism and Asperger syndrome
  • The Roots of Literacy:Play and Language
  • Health Care/Welness
  • Legal/Financial/Life Planning/Policy Issues
  • Sexuality/ Relationships/Social Skills

Contact Phone Number: 212-273-6472
Email Address: abbe.wittenberg@yai.org

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