Toileting in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

May 9 2012 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

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

About the Event:

Although toilet training is an important milestone in development, many children with autism spectrum disorders have difficulty learning this life skill due to the unique challenges that this disorder presents. Toilet training steps will be presented and discusses in the framework of an autism spectrum disorder.

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

About the Presenter:

Steven Lindauer, PhD, received his doctoral degree in child and developmental psychology from the University of Kansas in 2002. He is a licensed psychologist in the state of Maryland and specializes in working with children who have been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders that display behavioral difficulties. He is the assistant director of the Pediatric Developmental Disorders Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute and an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Lindauer has worked with children with developmental concerns and behavioral difficulties for more than 15 years. In addition, he has written several journal articles on behavioral difficulties and has presented numerous times on the topic of children with behavioral issues at professional conferences.

Registration:

You must register prior to attending this event. To register, please visit the event web site.