STATEWIDE AUTISM ORIENTATION
An informational session about autism spectrum disorders
Conducted by an autism professional and a parent of a child with autism, this orientation is for parents of newly and previously diagnosed children, grandparents, caregivers, educators, therapists, psychologists, pediatricians and other medical professionals, and other interested community members.
In this FREE orientation, you will learn about:
• The characteristics of autism spectrum disorders (ASD)
• How ASD affects behavior
• Implications for learning and interventions
• A parent’s perspective on intervention and family support services in your community
SAVE THE DATES:
oJanuary 25, 2011 – Emory Valley Learning Center – Oak Ridge
oFebruary 8, 2011 – Siskin Children’s Institute – Chattanooga
oMarch 8, 2011 – Kodak United Methodist – Kodak
oMarch/April 2011 – Location TBD – Elizabethton
oMay 2011 – Location TBD – Dayton
oMay/June 2011 – Location TBD – Tazewell
oAugust 2011 – Location TBD – Maryville
oSeptember 2011 – Location TBD – Kingsport
This event is FREE.
Enrollment is limited; reservations are required.
Childcare is available with 48 hours advance notice.
All community members are welcome.
Please register with theAutism Society of Middle Tennessee at (615) 385-2077, ext. 1 or www.tnautism.org