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Kennedy Krieger Institute's Annual Autism Conference

Location: 
Timonium, MD, US
Description: 

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders' (CARD) Annual Autism Conference will be held at the North Baltimore Plaza Hotel (formerly the Crowne Plaza Hotel) in Timonium, MD. This annual conference, now in its 14th year, is the premier educational autism event in the area for educators, clinicians, families, researchers, and healthcare professionals hoping to increase their understanding of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). This two-day conference addresses a wide range of topics, including:

  • Applying universal design to increase access to the general education curriculum
  • Promoting self-determination in students with ASD Challenges of, and strategies for, developing literacy
  • Translating evaluation results into relevant school recommendations
  • Understanding sensory challenges and practical solutions
  • Understanding life on the autism spectrum
  • Strategies and tools for managing your child’s complicated systems of care
  • Anxiety in youth and transition-age adults with ASD Communication strategies for improving behavior
  • Possibilities and challenges faced in pursuing postsecondary education
  • Functional behavioral assessments for individuals in community employment settings Utilizing apps and devices for behavioral adaptation and facilitating communication
IAN Attending: 
No
Event Date(s): 
October 16, 2014 to October 17, 2014
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