Understanding Autism:

Gender Differences in High-Functioning Autism
Presenter: Emily Dillon, PhD
Date: May 16, 2018 

Genetics and Genetic Testing for Autism: Demystifying the Journey to Find a Cause
Presenter: Alyssa Blesson, MGC, CGC
Date: February 21, 2018 

Early Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorders Video Tutorial

Making Sense of Sensory Processing Disorder
Presenter: Megan Hinderer, MOT, OTR/L
March 30, 2017

Autism at Home:

Taming Tantrums and Meltdowns: Techniques for Caregivers of Children with Autism
Presenter: Kate McCalla, Ph.D.
Date: January 11, 2017

Nutrition and Autism Spectrum Disorders
Presenter: Andrea Heyman, MS, RD, LDN
Date: January 17, 2018 

Preventing Challenging Behaviors at Home
Presenter: Bonnie Van Metre, M.Ed., BCBA
Date: May 2, 2018 

Autism at School:

Using Dramatic Arts in Higher Level Language Development
Presenter: Jacqueline Anderson, MS, CCC-SLP
Date: January 16, 2019

  • Power Point Presentation coming soon

School-Age Bilingual Assessment and Evaluation
Presenters: Zeina Mvemba, M.Ed., CCC-SLP and Aisha AlFadhalah, M.S., CCC-SLP
Date: March 15, 2017

Bullying, Harassment, & Intimidation of Students in Maryland Public Schools
Presenter: Maureen Van Stone, Esq., MS
March 30, 2017

Supporting Students with Challenging Behaviors
Presenter: Bonnie Van Metre, M.Ed., BCBA
March 30, 2017

Legal Aspects of School Disciplinary Removals
Presenter: Maureen Van Stone, Esq. MS
February 17, 2017

Social Communication Challenges in School-Aged Children with ASD: What Do They Look Like and How Can We Help?
Presenter: Deborah Crawford, MS, CCC-SLP
March 30, 2017

Transition and Adolescence:

Special Needs Financial Planning: Caring for All of Your Family Members
Presenter: James W. Curran, III, CFP® & Monty Knittle, CFA®
Date: April 25, 2018

What is Transition Planning for a Teen with an ASD Diagnosis?
Presenter: Cathy Groschan, LCSW-C, Care Coordinator
Date: April 16, 2018 


Communication & Relationships:

The Role of Augmentative Alternative Communication Systems for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Presenter: Melissa Subock, M.S., CCC/SLP
Date: April 11, 2018

Autism, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, and Law Enforcement Interactions
Presenter: Officer Laurie Reyes
Date: June 6, 2018