Author: The Autism Blog

Benefits of Mindfulness – This Month’s Autism 200 Class

apple1This month’s Autism 200 Series class “Benefits of Mindfulness” will be held Thursday, October 20, 2016, at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Wright Auditorium from 7 to 8:30 p.m. These classes are designed for parents, teachers and caregivers. The topics associated with the majority of classes are applicable to all age ranges and for a wide variety of children diagnosed with autism. This class will be led by Felice Orlich, PhD, Director of Community Outreach at the Seattle  Children’s Autism Center.

The Autism Blogcast with Jim and Raphe – October Edition

News Flash: The October edition of The Autism Blogcast, featuring autism experts Raphael Bernier, PhD and James Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP.

In an effort to keep you up to date on the latest news in research and community happenings, we welcome two of our favorite providers best known as Jim and Raphe, the autism news guys.

These two have too much energy to be contained in written format so our plan is to capture them in 2-5 minute videos that we’ll post the first week of each month. We welcome your questions and comments. Tell us what you think of our dynamic duo!

In this edition of the Blogcast, our reporters discuss research around time prediction tasks and kids with Autism, as well as an update on our Autism 200 series

 

Multicultural Issues and Autism Spectrum Disorder – This Month’s Autism 200 Class

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This month’s Autism 200 Series class “Multicultural Issues and Autism Spectrum Disorder” will be held Thursday, September 15, 2016, at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Wright Auditorium from 7 to 8:30 p.m. These classes are designed for parents, teachers and caregivers. The topics associated with the majority of classes are applicable to all age ranges and for a wide variety of children diagnosed with autism. This class will be led by Robin Tatsuda, MSW, ARC of King County & Sayaka Omori, M.Ed, Open Doors for Mulit-Cultural Families.

The Autism Blogcast with Jim and Raphe- September Edition

News Flash: The September edition of The Autism Blogcast, featuring autism experts Raphael Bernier, PhD and James Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP.

In an effort to keep you up to date on the latest news in research and community happenings, we welcome two of our favorite providers best known as Jim and Raphe, the autism news guys.

These two have too much energy to be contained in written format so our plan is to capture them in 2-5 minute videos that we’ll post the first week of each month. We welcome your questions and comments. Tell us what you think of our dynamic duo!

In this edition of the Blogcast, our reporters discuss book reviews regarding the history of autism and the important collaboration with family and science, as well as the state of universal screening for autism via Pediatricians and birth to three centers. 

Transition to Adulthood-Social-Sexuality Education for Young People with Autism- This Month’s Autism 200 Class

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This month’s Autism 200 Series class “Transition to Adulthood-Social-Sexuality Education for Young People with Autism” will be held Thursday, August 18, 2016, at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Wright Auditorium from 7 to 8:30 p.m. These classes are designed for parents, teachers and caregivers. The topics associated with the majority of classes are applicable to all age ranges and for a wide variety of children diagnosed with autism. This class will be led by Britta Saltonstall, PhD, BCBA.