Webinars from the Family Resource Network

Below are a few webinars provided by the Family Resource Network   Teaching Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to Plan, Cook and Enjoy Meals October 3, 2019 12:00 – 1:00 PM  https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/1173848907939861505   Seizure First Aid and Recognition October 8, 2019 12:00 – 1:00 PM  https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/9125004630096738562   Paid Leave from Work in New Jersey: Caring for Loved Ones…

Social Stories for Autistic Children

Download your free guide on Social Stories for autistic children from the Autism Parenting Magazine. “Social stories are generally presented in sentence format to break down a challenging social situation into steps. These include the deletion of irrelevant information and the utilization of highly descriptive words, terms, or phrases that would allow people with autism…

SPARK’s Pilot Study Finds Genetic Results for 10 Percent of Families

https://sparkforautism.org/discover_article/sparks-pilot-study-finds-genetic-results-for-10-percent-of-families/   From the website: One in ten families that enroll in SPARK get a genetic result, according to analysis of the first 457 families to participate in the project. About 10 percent of participants who have autism have a change in a gene that is strongly linked to autism. Another 3 percent have changes…

The NJ Education Conference Brochure from Profectum Is Here!

Register at https://profectum.org/raising-bar-nj-2019-conference/#1532723985508-e0318038-cf2e See the full brochure here: https://profectum.org/wp-content/uploads/2019-NJ-Ed-Conference-Brochure-v1.pdf From Profectum: Profectum and Celebrate the Children’s first Annual Education Conference, co-sponsored by the New Jersey Center Autism Center of Excellence is bringing together public and private developmental schools and clinical programs from around the country to train other professionals working in the field of education on November 7th and…