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Anxiety and Asperger's; What Every Parent Needs to Know

Melbourne, FL - United StatesSep-12-201411:00 am

FROM TEARS TO CHEERS- A Practical Workshop Series for Parents of Teens/Young Adults with ASD’s (i.e. Autism Spectrum Disorders, Asperger’s Syndrome) An interactive monthly workshop series that will provide you with the knowledge and confidence to propel your child to reach a higher level of independence. Be a part of this exciting opportunity to learn about the complex facets of Asperger’s Syndrome and how you can tap into your power as a parent with less frustration and more celebration. Each month, I will be covering specific topics that will empower you with the information and tools to support you and guide your family to greater success and happiness. This month's topic will cover Anxiety and Asperger's- What it is, What it looks like, and what you can do about it.

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Fit 4 Fall 5K Run/Walk

St. Joseph, MI - United StatesOct-04-201408:30 am

The Fit 4 Fall 5K Run/Walk raises funds to support the Sonya Ansari Center for Autism in Southwest Michigan, Hospice at Home, and the Wounded Warrior Project. The race takes runners and walkers through Riverview Park’s scenic trails and wooded terrain. Chip timing will be used to determine winners for age divisions, and medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each age group. Pre-registration is encouraged at www.fit4fall5k.com, as the first 500 registrants will receive Fit 4 Fall 5K shirts and goody bags.

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Building Bridges with TERI & Ron Suskind

Escondido, CA - United StatesOct-17-201405:00 pm

Transcending language and time, see how one man one organization are using Disney and music to bridge the gap into the minds of people with autism.

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9th Annual Denim & Diamonds for Autism

Westlake Village, CA - United StatesOct-19-201405:00 pm

ACT Today!'s 9th Annual Denim & Diamonds presented by Puritas Organic Gold will feature some of Hollywood's hottest stars on the red carpet, cocktail reception, live entertainment, silent & live auctions, seated dinner program, and a special tribute to actress Holly Robinson Peete, retired NFL champion Rodney Peete, actor Nolan Gold ("Modern Family") and singer/songwriter Sophie Rose. Proceeds from this event will provide immediate and direct access to care and treatment to children with autism whose families cannot afford the necessary tools their children need to reach their highest potential, including therapy, medical care, and more. Join us on Facebook.com/denimanddiamonds4autism

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