Autism in Love: A Red Carpet Event!

The NJACE was happy to participate and exhibit in Hackensack Meridian Health, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital, Jersey Shore University Medical Center’s Autism in Love event, an evening event for teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The event was held at the HOPE Tower’s John K. Lloyd Amphitheatre and brought in community members including youth on the spectrum,…

Developmental Disabilities Lecture Series 2019

NJACE attended the Preparing Individuals on the Autism Spectrum for a Life After School Lecture Series on 4/4/2019 at the APA Hotel in Woodbridge, NJ. For more information on the Lecture Series, please visit: https://rwjms.rutgers.edu/boggscenter/dd_lecture/sessions.html Cathy Pratt, PhD, BCBA | Director Indiana Resource Center for Autism at Indiana University presented on the topic and was well…

Extraordinary People Behind the Scenes

Behind The Scenes: An Interview with the Director, Writer, and Producer of Extraordinary People “Mother and son team Laura Hart McKinny and John McKinny, of Stone’s Throw Films, sat down to answer some questions about the making of Extraordinary People. Laura and John co-directed, wrote, and produced the documentary. Among many things, Laura is a professor of…

Next IACC Full Committee Meeting

IACC Full Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 6001 Executive Boulevard, Neuroscience Center (NSC), Conference Rooms C and D, Rockville, MD 20850. Onsite registration will begin at 8:00 a.m.  The meeting will also be available by live…

Akhil Autism Foundation Walkathon NJ

Akhil Autism Foundation’s Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, May 11th 2019 in Johnson Park , Piscataway NJ 08854 Akhil Autism Foundation (AAF) is a NJ-based non-profit organization whose dedicated mission is to Educate, Treat, Support, and Research Autism worldwide. Since 2008, AAF has provided critical resources to 1000 children, over 500 hours of online education, and over $50,000 in donations towards autism research, professional training, and parent education.…

Perspectives on Autism in Adulthood: GSAPP 45th Anniversary Event Series

GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services presents a conference focusing on adults with autism spectrum disorder. Keynote Address: 3 A’s of Autism: Awareness to Acceptance to Appreciation as a Pathway to Fulfilling and Productive Lives Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D. Clinical Assistant Professor Ruth S. Ammon School of Education Adelphi University Date &Time: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 8:00…

NJACE Announces Adult Issues Webinar Series: Register Today!

The New Jersey Autism Center of Excellence (NJACE) is a statewide innovative, comprehensive and collaborative network to promote quality research, professional training and build public awareness aimed to improve the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) across the lifespan. This Adult Issues Webinar Series will address various topics impacting adults with ASD. The…