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 information about common factors underlying school avoidance, discussion of behavioral strategies to improve school attendance, the partnership between families and school personnel, and the design of school reintegration plans.
Autism 200 is a series of 90-minute classes for parents and caregivers of children with autism who wish to better understand autism spectrum disorder. Faculty from Seattle Children’s and the University of Washington and community providers teach the classes. Each class includes time for questions. Read the series flyer (PDF).
Classes are held on most third Thursdays of the month at Seattle Children’s Hospital from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Wright Auditorium. There is free parking in the visitor lots.
Lectures are also recorded and can be viewed following the lecture. View past lectures.
Please call Seattle Children’s Autism Center at 206-987-8080 with questions.