Apr
1
Sun
Autism Awareness Month at Chicken Express @ Texas
Apr 1 – Apr 30 all-day
Autism Awareness Month at Chicken Express @ Texas
Please join Chicken Express during the month of April at any of the locations below to raise funds for OAR and autism awareness. Alvarado, Texas Crowley, Texas Grand Prairie (Lake Ridge Parkway), Texas Cedar Hill, Texas Desoto, Texas Lancaster, Texas Red Oak, Texas Waxahachie, Texas Midlothian, Texas...
Apr
3
Tue
Webinar: Transition to Adulthood with Peter Gerhardt, Ph.D. @ GoToWebinar
Apr 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Identifying critical skills to promote more positive outcomes in the Transition to Adulthood for young adults with ASD until the webinar begins! Identifying critical skills to promote more positive outcomes in the Transition to Adulthood for young adults with ASD Topic: Transition to Adulthood Presenter: Dr. Peter Gerhardt Date: Tue, Apr 3, 2018 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM ET...
Apr
4
Wed
CycleBar Fundraiser @ CycleBar Columbia Pike
Apr 4 @ 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
CycleBar Fundraiser @ CycleBar Columbia Pike
Here's your chance to do good and feel good at the same time! CycleBar Columbia Pike has given OAR 25 slots over two classes — make your donation and claim yours now! 100% of the proceeds go to OAR. A $25 donation gets you a seat in one of the two classes, a $50 donation gets you a seat in...
Apr
14
Sat
CycleBar Fundraiser @ CycleBar Columbia Pike
Apr 14 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
CycleBar Fundraiser @ CycleBar Columbia Pike
Here's your chance to do good and feel good at the same time! CycleBar Columbia Pike has given OAR 25 slots over two classes — make your donation and claim yours now! 100% of the proceeds go to OAR. A $25 donation gets you a seat in one of the two classes, a $50 donation gets you a seat in...
Apr
21
Sat
Casino Night 2018 @ The Home of Theresa and Christopher Waddell
Apr 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Casino Night 2018 @ The Home of Theresa and Christopher Waddell
Please join the OAR staff and friends for a Casino Night Benefit for the Organization for Autism Research on Saturday, April 21, 21018 at the home of Theresa and Christopher Waddell in Arlington, VA. This year the theme is Roaring 20s festive attire/black tie optional! The Waddells have two children on the autism spectrum and have been active for years...
Apr
26
Thu
Online Auction
Apr 26 – Apr 30 all-day
Online Auction
Join OAR for the first online auction. All proceeds benefit OAR, so be sure to pick up something for you or a loved one. Prizes will be announced as the auction dates approach, so watch this space!...
Oct
15
Mon
Webinar: Sexuality on the Spectrum with Peter Gerhardt, Ed.D and Amy Gravino, M.A. @ GoToWebinar
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Identifying critical information to promote safe sex and healthy relationships for young adults with ASD until the webinar begins! Identifying critical information to promote safe sex and healthy relationships for young adults with ASD Topic: Sexuality on the Spectrum Presenters: Dr. Peter Gerhardt and Amy Gravino Date: Mon, Oct 15, 2018 @ 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM ET OAR will...
Mar
28
Thu
Webinar: Social Skills for Adolescents and Adults with ASD, featuring Mary Jane Weiss, Ph.D., BCBA-D @ GoToWebinar
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
until the webinar begins! Social Skills for Adolescents and Adults with ASD: Finding relevant targets for instruction, using instructional strategies that work, and balancing self-determination with skill-building Presented by Mary Jane Weiss, Ph.D, BCBA-D Description Social skills are an elusive target of intervention for ASD, especially for adolescents and adults. It is imperative that clinicians define and achieve outcomes that...
Aug
12
Mon
Webinar: Addressing Problem Behavior: A Successful Team Approach, featuring Jane Barbin, PhD, BCBA-D, LBA @ GoToWebinar
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:05 pm
until the webinar begins! Addressing Problem Behavior: A Successful Team Approach Problem behavior for children with autism across school and home settings; working with the school team to assess and treat problem behavior effectively Presented by Jane Barbin, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA Description Children with and without autism can demonstrate challenging behaviors that parents, school staff and other caregivers often find...
Dec
11
Wed
Webinar: Unstuck and On Target: Improving Young People’s Executive Function Skills @ GoToWebinar
Dec 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
until the webinar begins! Unstuck and On Target: Improving Young People’s Executive Function Skills This webinar will introduce participants to Unstuck and On Target (UOT), a cognitive behavioral intervention that improves young people’s executive function skills. Presented by Laura G. Anthony, PhD and John F. Strang, PsyD Description Unstuck and On Target (UOT) is an empirically-supported executive function intervention, with...