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Teaching to Successful Outcomes: Conference on Evidence Based Supports for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Woodbury, NY - United StatesDec-12-201407:30 am

THE NYS REGIONAL CENTER FOR AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS AT OLD WESTBURY PRESENTS TEACHING TO SUCCESSFUL OUTCOMES: Conference on Evidence-Based Supports for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Supporting Inclusion, Relationships, and Learning for Students with Autism: The Promise and Practice of Peer-mediated Interventions Dr. Erik Carter Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University Co-Director, Peer Partner Project BREAKOUT SESSION I: Understanding Anxiety in Children with ASD Sarah Kern, LCSW, NYU Child Study Center Organizational Skills in Children with ASD Richard Gallagher, Ph.D., Christina DiBartolo, LMSW, and Sarah Kuriakose, Ph.D., NYU Child Study Center Addressing Challenging Behaviors Erin Archibald, MS Ed., SAS and Joanne Sgambati, Ph.D., BCBA-D Eden II Programs BREAKOUT SESSION II: Understanding & Treatment of Social Competence Matthew Lerner, Ph.D., Stony Brook University Healthy Sexuality and Relationship Development Shana Nichols, Ph.D., Aspire Center for Learning Supporting Students with ASD in Inclusive Settings Kathleen Feeley, Ph.D., BCBA-D Long Island University FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2014 7:30 AM- 3:30 PM FOX HOLLOW- 7725 JERICHO TPKE. WOODBURY, NY 11797 REGISTER ONLINE: WWW.OWAUTISM.COM FEE: $55 FOR INFORMATION, PLEASE CALL: (516) 628-5647 EMAIL: AUTISM@OLDWESTBURY.EDU

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5th Annual Dan Marino Foundation WalkAbout Autism & Expo, brought to you by Walgreens

Miami Gardens, FL - United StatesJan-24-201509:00 am

Join us for the 5th Annual Dan Marino Foundation WalkAbout Autism & Expo, brought to you by Walgreens, taking place on Saturday, January 24th, 2015 from 9am-1pm at Sun Life Stadium. Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disorder, according to the Center for Disease Control, 1 in 68 children in the United States have autism. Motivated by individuals with autism, their families and friends, this historic fundraising effort generates awareness and crucial funds for autism services. All proceeds raised through this event stay in our local community and benefit The Dan Marino Foundation, Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach County Schools, and non-profit autism service providers who participate with WalkAbout Teams will receive 25% of the money raised by their team to support special needs programming. Register today at: www.dmfwalkaboutautism.org. Email: walkabout@danmarinofoundation.org. Price Range: $25.00 Suggested Donation per Family.

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Dan Marino Foundation WalkAbout Autism & Expo, presentado por Walgreens

Miami Gardens, FL - United StatesJan-24-201509:00 am

Por un quinto año consecutivo, la Fundación Dan Marino invita a la comunidad a participar en la CAMINATA DE LA FUNDACIÓN DAN MARINO, a beneficio de escuelas y organizaciones locales que se dedican al estudio, cuidado y tratamiento del autismo en el Sur de la Florida , incluyendo la Fundación Dan Marino. Únete a nuestros esfuerzos, camina con nosotros y apoya esta gran causa. Escuelas y organizaciones participantes del sur de la Florida, recibirán 25% del dinero recaudado por sus equipos para proveer servicios que benefician a niños y jovenes con autismo y necesidades especiales. Para más información, por favor comunicarse con la Fundación Dan Marino, llamando al 954.368.6000, o a través de walkabout@DanMarinoFoundation.org. Precio: La donación sujerida por familia es de $25.00.

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