Author: The Autism Blog

Today is World Autism Awareness Day


To increase understanding and acceptance of people with autism, thousands of landmarks, homes, and businesses in more than 150 countries will ‘Light It Up Blue’ on Monday, April 2, 2018, which marks the start of World Autism Month and Autism Speaks month-long Light It Up Blue campaign.

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The Autism Blogcast – March Edition

News Flash: Raphe Bernier, PhD and James Mancini, SLP were invited to visit the Vinmec Hospital in Vietnam to provide trainings and metrics on the diagnosis and treatment of autism as well as discussions about scientific research on the exploration about the possible causes of autism.

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Social Inclusion through Person Centered Planning- This Month’s Autism 200 Class

  

This month’s Autism 200 Series class  “Social Inclusion through Person Centered Planning” will be held Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Seattle Children’s Hospital in Wright Auditorium from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Person Centered Planning is strength based discovery process used to help people with disabilities identify their desires, hopes and dreams so they can make goals and Read full post »

The Autism Blogcast – February Edition

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

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Next Week’s Autism 200 Series Class – Autism 202: But I Don’t Wanna Go To School

Please join us next week for the next class in the 2018 Autism 200 series schedule.

Autism 202: But I Don’t Wanna go to School: Strategies for Addressing School Avoidance

Date: February 15, 2018
Instructor: Kendra Read, PhD

School avoidance is a common issue with children with autism spectrum disorder. This presentation will provide Read full post »