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Apr
9
Thu
Webinar: Seminar in Crisis Safety for the ASD Population @ GoToWebinar
Apr 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Seminar in Crisis Safety for the ASD Population Best practices and tools to support parents and educators in addressing safety concerns Presented by Scott Fowler Description This webinar discusses the vital importance of safety and crisis preparation in both school and home settings. Topics covered include wandering and elopement, working with first responders, seclusions and restraints,...
Apr
28
Tue
Webinar: Self-Determination: Tips for Including Students in their Education and Transition Planning @ GoToWebinar
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Self-Determination: Tips for Including Students in their Education and Transition Planning An introduction to building and supporting self-determination skills for students with autism Presented by Deborah Hammer and self-advocates Description This webinar will introduce participants to the fundamental concepts of Self-Determination for students with autism and related disabilities. We will discuss how to teach these concepts,...
Jun
7
Sun
Escape from Alcatraz @ San Francisco, CA
Jun 7 all-day
Escape from Alcatraz @ San Francisco, CA
The world's top athletes from around the globe take over the streets and waters of San Francisco for this prestigious triathlon. Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon showcases the beauty of San Francisco, triathletes embark on a 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz Island to the San Francisco shoreline, an 18 mile hilly bike ride out to Golden Gate Park and an eight-mile...
Jun
25
Thu
Webinar: Transportation: Options and Concerns For Those Living With ASD @ GoToWebinar
Jun 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Transportation: Options and Concerns For Those Living With ASD Strategies and services to help people with Autism Spectrum Disorder access public transportation Presented by Earnst Ilang-Ilang II, MSW, LGSW Description Meaningful community participation is important for increased social interaction, access to services, and overall quality of life. Transportation plays a critical role in providing individuals access...
Oct
11
Sun
Bank of America Chicago Marathon @ Chicago, IL
Oct 11 all-day
Bank of America Chicago Marathon @ Chicago, IL
Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon is the pinnacle of achievement for elite athletes and everyday runners alike. On race day, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the finish line in Grant Park. until the 2020 Chicago Marathon! 2020 Chicago Marathon The Organization for Autism...

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