Event Description

         FREE SPRING AUTISM CONFERENCE

TEACHING TO SUCCESSFUL OUTCOMES: SUPPORTING CHILDREN WITH AUTISM IN THE HOME, SCHOOL & COMMUNITY

Friday, May 10th, 2019
Registration: 7:30am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast Served
Conference: 8:00am - 3:15pm

The Hilton Long Island/Huntington

598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville, NY 11747


KEYNOTE SPEAKER: 8:00am-11:30am

Connie Kasari Ph.D, University of California, Los Angeles

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder at School: Inclusion, Integration, and Improvement


Invited Presenters:  

Afternoon Breakout I     12:30-1:45pm                                                                           
    • Facilitating the Development of Social Pragmatic Communication Skills in Persons with ASD through Creative Performance Arts- Robert Domingo, Ph.D.                                                                       
      • Assessment and Treatment of Challenging Behaviors in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder- David Kuhn, Ph.D., BCBA-D & Tania Vidosevic, M.S.Ed., BCBA     
        • Anxiety and Autism Spectrum Disorder:  Practical Treatment Interventions- Alexandra DeGeorge, Psy.D.         

            Afternoon Breakout II    2:00-3:15pm

            • Food Sensitivity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder- Misty Jones, MS, BCBA, LBA

            • A Roadmap to Transition Planning for Students on the Autism Spectrum- Colleen O'Sullivan, Ph.D.
            • Medication & Autism:Parent, Educator & Psychiatric Perspectives-Lina Gilic, Ph.D, BCBA-D & Ilana Slaff, MD

                    


            Type 2 BCBA CEUs offered at $10 each

            CTLE CEUs $10 by check day of conference 



              



            Event Details

            WHEN: 

            Friday, May 10th, 2019
            7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.


            WHERE: The Hilton Long Island/Huntington

            598 Broad Hollow Road, Melville NY 11747


            REGISTRATION FEE: FREE


             



            The Regional Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at Old Westbury (RCASD Old Westbury) is a university affiliated resource center that brings research and practice together in community settings. RCASD Old Westbury provides evidence-based training and support to families and professionals, and through ongoing research, contributes knowledge to the field of autism spectrum disorders.