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Autism-Raising Your Child on the Spectrum

  • Westwood High School 220 Nahatan St, Westwood MA United States (map)

Please join us for a joint presentation from the Asperger/Autism Network (AANE) and MGH Aspire. Both organizations provide programming and support for families that have a child with Asperger Syndrome or similar autism spectrum profiles.

Presentation topics will include:

  • Understanding Your Child’s Unique Profile

  • Managing the multiple demands of parenting a child with ASD..

  • Establishing routines and schedules

  • Navigating transitions 

  • Managing crises 

  • Promoting independence

We will have the book Take Charge of Treatment for Your Child with Asperger's (ASD) on sale as a fundraiser for SEPAC. Cornelia Elwood is the co-author of this book and she will be the speaker from AANE.

Location: Westwood High School, 220 Nahatan Street
Park in the front horseshoe parking lot off Nahatan Street. Go through the doors marked “District Administration”. Once inside follow signage to Professional Development Room.