Integrating Young Adults with ASD into Your Practice: Tips for Health Care Clinicians

Take a look at Got Transition’s new Tip Sheet on helping Adult Providers on how to “Integrating Young Adults with ASD into your Practice” The Tip Sheets “include ideas and activities to prepare an adult clinician’s office and staff, as well as tips to consider prior to, during, and after the initial visit.”

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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…

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Eden Autism opens Schalks Crossing Day Center for Adults

Eden Autism opened its new day center for aging adults with autism Thursday August 15, 2019. Schalks Crossing Day Center is for adults transitioning to retirement age, ready for retirement, or have significant medical needs Congratulations Eden Autism on your new Schalks Crossing Day Center! See the press release here

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Advancing Opportunities: Let’s Connect Session Occurring

Flyer   Visit here to register!   There will be 3 sessions:   Northern Region Forum 8/22/19 7-8:30 pm Lincoln Park PAL/Community Center 10 Boonton Turnpike Lincoln Park, NJ 07035   Central Region Forum 8/28/19 7-8:30 pm Advancing Opportunities 1005 Whitehead Road Extension Ewing, NJ 08638   Southern Region Forum 8/20/2019 7-8:30 pm Cherry Hill Public…

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On Behalf Of SPAN Parent Advocacy Network: Community of Care Consortium Meeting July 31st, 2019

from SPAN Parent Advocacy Network: Community of Care Consortium Meeting Join us for a discussion on the Maternal-Child Health Block grant 5-year assessment on the needs of women, mothers, infants, children, children with special healthcare needs, and adolescents     For more information contact: abajomo@spanadvocacy.org   Date: July 31st, 2019 Time: 10am – 1pm Location: Department of Children…

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15th Annual Pediatric Symposium – Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Register for the 15th Annual Pediatric Symposium on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Eagle Oaks Country Club Speakers include: Dr. Jill Harris of Children’s Specialized Hospital and NJACE Dr. Margaret Fisher of Unterberg Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center More details here: 15th Annual Pediatric Symposium September 18, 2019 FINAL FLYER

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Eden Autism to Open Schalks Crossing Day Center for Aging Adults

Per their press release: Press Release Plainsboro, NJ — Thanks to improved healthcare and a greater understanding of their needs, individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities are living longer. However, with just 2 percent of autism research focused on seniorhood, many families are left facing an uncertain future as their loved one ages. In…

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Curriculum in IDD Healthcare- General Information

Dr. Craig Escudé, MD, FAAFP, President, HRS, Inc. Check out this new Curriculum in IDD Healthcare which was designed, created and is delivered by a physician, for physicians. The 6 modules cover the important topics to provide physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with pertinent, practical information that can be put to use IMMEDIATELY in their practices…

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Office of Autism Research Coordination: July Meetings Announcement

The Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee (IACC) is pleased to announce the IACC Workshop: Addressing the Housing Needs of People on the Autism Spectrum on July 23, 2019 and the IACC Full Committee Meeting on July 24, 2019. Both events will be open to the public, will include time for public comments, and will be accessible by live webcast and…

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