Solving the Autism Puzzle Conference
A Conference for Educators, Social Service Providers, Faculty, Parents, and Caregivers
** Conference Has Been Rescheduled to Fall 2013: Date TBA **
$195.00 registration fee
12 PDPs/1.2 CEUs
Wheelock College presents a conference on the timely topic "Solving the Autism Puzzle." New findings indicate that autism now affects an average of one in 110 children the United States. Characterized by a wide range of symptoms that affect a child's social interaction and communication, autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is gaining prominence as numbers of those affected appear to be growing rapidly and studies show complex, interrelated causes.
At this conference, you will learn about current education trends and theory, diagnostic updates, medical/genetic/physiological information, resources and materials, and best practices for educators, social service providers, health professionals, advocates, parents, caregivers, students, and faculty.
Gain Skills and Fulfill Professional Development Requirements
Learn from experts and engage with your peers about the up-and-coming theories and best practices in the growing field of autism education.
Conference attendees can earn 12 professional development points or 1.2 continuing education units.