Asperger Syndrome Connections 2013 – October 4-5 in Boston

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The Asperger’s Association of New England’s Asperger Syndrome Connections 2013 conference will be held at Boston University on October 4 – 5, 2013. The event will feature keynote presentations by Dr. Temple Grandin, Nancy Clements, MA, CCC-SLP, Steve Silberman and Ron Fournier. In addition to these keynotes, the two-day Asperger’s Syndrome conference will also feature 9 workshops and panels.

Conference Name: Asperger Syndrome Connections 2013

Conference Dates: October 4 – 5, 2013

Conference Location:
Boston University
775 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts

Conference Topics:

Keynotes:

  • Helping People with Asperger’s and Related Conditions to Succeed (Temple Grandin)
  • Social Thinking: An Overview and Update (Nancy Clements)
  • Thinking Smarter About People Who Think Differently (Steve Silberman)
  • What Two Presidents Taught Me About Love, Guilt and Fatherhood (Ron Fournier)

Workshops:

  • Understanding Relationships in Individuals with Asperger Syndrome
  • Practical Strategies for Achieving Success in School
  • Opening Doors to Employment Success for Teens and Adults with Asperger’s
  • Medication Panel
  • The Hidden Curriculum of Getting and Keeping a Job
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety in Children with Asperger’s Syndrome
  • Smart but Scattered: Helping Children with Executive Dysfunction at Home and at School
  • Developing Independence in Your Teen and Adult

Contact Phone Number: (617) 393-3824

Contact Email Address: lisa.graffeo@aane.org

Conference Website: http://www.aane.org

To find an event in your area, visit my list of autism conferences in 2013.

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