A Little Further Down the Road: Helping Parents Make Sense of the Transition Process for their Adolescents/Young Adults with ASD

Apr 16 2013 - 9:30am - 10:30am

Kennedy Krieger Institute
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
Third Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

About The Event: 

This presentation will provide key information for parents, of children age 14 and older, to assist in understanding and navigating the transition process. It will include specific strategies to use, as well as pitfalls to be aware of and other helpful advice.

Presenter: Linda Carter-Ferrier

Linda Carter-Ferrier is the parent of two sons, ages 20 and 17, who both have autism spectrum disorders as well as co-occurring mental health issues. She has worked as a parent advocate for students with disabilities for many years, and served as Co-President and President of the Anne Arundel County Chapter of the Autism Society of America for 10 years. She has also served as a member of several statewide committees and organizations devoted to the needs of students with disabilities.

This is a FREE training for parents, family members, and professionals. Registration is required.

**This training focuses on children ages 14 and older.**

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

For more information, or to register for this event, please visit the event web site.