The Great Plains Laboratory, Inc. is the world leader in providing testing for nutritional factors in chronic illnesses such as fibromyalgia, autism and ADD. We offer a variety of metabolic tests such as immune deficiency evaluation, amino acid tests, essential fatty acid tests, glutathione levels, metal toxicity and food allergies tests. To find a specialist or to obtain a physician referral, our customer service department is available to assist you. Free 30 minute phone consultations to assist in the interpretation of our test results are also available.
New Beginnings Nutritionals is a company started by Dr. William Shaw, in May 2003 to provide high quality supplements specially designed for adults and children with special needs and allergies. Our products are designed to provide support for special dietary needs, digestion, absorption, nutrient deficiencies, detoxification, immune dysfunction, and yeast and bacteria overgrowth.
Vivint Gives Back, the philanthropic arm of Vivint Smart Home, is committed to improving the lives and safety of families who have children with intellectual disabilities by providing discounted home security systems. Our customized smart-home services will protect your home from the outside and give you the ability to watch over your family from the inside. Vivint Smart Home technology gives you peace of mind through a tailored security system, designed to meet the unique needs of families who have a child with autism, at a price you can afford. Visit vivintgivesback.org to learn more or email email@example.com to receive a pricing quote.
The Autism Hope Alliance embodies hope for families facing the diagnosis of Autism through education, financial support and volunteerism. The Autism Hope Alliance is the first non-profit foundation for Autism to emerge from the natural foods industry. The Autism Hope Alliance provides hope and help for autism families today. Autism Hope Alliance will be giving away $20,000 worth of products that include GFCF foods, supplements, natural cleaners, books, CD's, plus much more. Stop by the exhibit booth for the product giveaway during the conference.
American Medical Autism Board (AMAB) is an independent non-profit incorporated certifying organization. AMAB offers the first of its kind board / diplomate certification program for medical doctors specializing in biomedical treatment of autism and related disorders. These disorders are known collectively as the Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Thus, medical doctors who become certified by the American Medical Autism Board show that they specialize in biomedical treatment of ASD, and will have met the Board’s high levels of criteria for training and experience, and will have passed its rigorous certification examination.
This course will be offered for up to 1.7 AOTA CEUs (17.0 total hours). “The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.” Check with your state or AOTA to ensure CEU accreditation.
This program is co-sponsored by the Arizona Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. See course information for number of ASHA CEUs, instructional level and content area. ASHA CE Provider approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures. This course is offered for up to 1.70 ASHA CEUs (Various level, Professional area). 17.0 total hours.
Autism Meeting Place Northwest (AMP Northwest) is raising awareness and promoting solutions to independent living for neurodiverse adults in Oregon. We believe neurodiverse adults should have more options when considering where to live. We envision an apartment community that empowers adults to live boldy without sacrificing independence nor necessary supports.
The Ashwood is a B&B style respite and vacation home located in beautiful Ashland, Oregon. The Ashwood Inn offers 3-day weekends for adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities to provide a break from their caregivers and routines. Professionally trained staff help guests plan their weekend after arriving on site and provide personal supports throughout. Meals and transportation to activities and events are provided. For more information please visit www.theashwoodinn.org.
Aspertools - Aspertools: The Practical Guide for Understanding and Embracing Asperger's, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and Neurodiversity is written by ASD Author, Director, Producer, speaker, and Neurodiversity advocate, Dr. Harold "Hackie" Reitman. Dr. Reitman will be presenting on Saturday, August 20 as well as participating on the Doctors and Researchers Panel. Dr. Reitman is also the founder of Different Brains.
Autism Empowerment is a nonprofit organization devoted to enriching and empowering the lives of youth, adults and families in the autism community. Founded in 2011 in Vancouver, Washington, we serve locally, regionally and nationwide. Everyone on our Board of Directors and in key roles is on the autism spectrum or has autistic family members. Some of our key programs include: Spectrums Magazine, Autism Serves Kids Care Club, Autism and Scouting, Autism Empowerment Radio and our Community Support Network of support groups, social clubs and service activities.
Autism Recovery System is a doctor-driven, membership based, online autism treatment and recovery information website for parents and caretakers of children on the Autism-Spectrum. Includes: Comprehensive 6 module biomedical autism intervention course with 10 hours of lectures, support videos & downoadable documents, a multi-language Private Forum for one-on-one interaction with world renowned autism biomedical treatment specialist physician, Dr. Kurt Woeller, plus articles, videos, protocols, a Resource Center, live Q&A webinars, monthly case studies, and a troubleshooting section. There is no better way to guide you through autism intervention using integrative medicine, than Autism Recovery System.
The Autism Society of Oregon envisions individuals and families living with autism are able to maximize their quality of life, are treated with the highest level of dignity, and live in a society in which their talents and skills are appreciated and valued. The Autism Society of Oregon is Oregon's leading organization providing resources, education, advocacy and support for individuals and families living with autism.
The Autism Treatment Center of America™ is a worldwide teaching center for The Son-Rise Program, a powerful and effective treatment for children and adults challenged by Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorders Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD), Asperger's Syndrome, and other developmental disabilities. The Son-Rise Program was originated in 1974 by parents, Barry Neil Kaufman (best selling author, Son-Rise: The Miracle Continues) and Samahria Lyte Kaufman for their son. The treatment and educational model has changed the way children with Autism are helped worldwide.
Behavior Support Solutions strives to promote healthier families and assist those individuals with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities to meet their potential by decreasing behavior issues, and increasing social skills and communication skills. Behavior Support Solutions only uses positive behavior supports that are research proven and considered best practices in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis. We can provide in-home services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders from Age 2 – adulthood. School services and Adult agency services are also available for those with a variety of developmental disabilities and behavioral issues. We are located throughout the Western US, with more locations coming soon. For more information, visit our website at www.behaviorsupportsolutions.com or contact us at 1-800-661-3669 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brain Treatment Center (BTC) - An affiliate of the USC Center for Neurorestoration, BTC is a progressive brain health clinic with a deep focus on neuroscience and non-invasive brain stimulation technologies, specifically MeRT treatment. Known for its innovative approach to analyzing the brain, MeRT treatment is a tool that provides insight into the brain physiology and can be used to modify brain activity through the delivery of magnetic brain stimulation for better network communication helping a wide range of therapeutic and non-therapeutic purposes.
The College Internship Program provides comprehensive, individualized, academic, internship and independent living experiences for young adults with Asperger Syndrome and Learning Differences. Students have the option of attending local colleges or business schools, or focus on career development. Our Mission is to inspire independence and expand the foundation on which young adults with Asperger’s, ADHD and other Learning Differences can build happy and productive lives. CIP is one of the most comprehensive programs in the world for assisting young adults with learning differences to succeed in college, employment, and independent living.
College Living Experience (CLE) has provided post-secondary supports to students with ASD, and other varying exceptionalities since 1989. Dedicated to providing the highest quality of individualized services in the areas of academics, independent living, social skills, and career development, CLE supports are tailored to meet the needs of each young adult we serve. It is through personalized services, our team celebrates the uniqueness of students in such a way that we are able to make a lasting impact in their lives and in their communities at each of our six locations nationwide. Year-long and pre-college summer programs available.
The Phillip C. DeMio Whole Health and Wellness Centers - Dr. Phillip C. Demio, MD is the Medical Director for the Whole Health and Wellness Centers located in Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. His practice focuses on the diagnosis and treatment for individuals with Autism, Asperger Syndrome and related disorders. In addition to his practice, Dr. DeMio is an ER Physician at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals. Dr. DeMio’s mission is for his patients to reach their maximum potential through biomedical care. Most patients are diagnosed with an ASD before starting with Dr. DeMio, though many people who come to see us do not have a diagnosis and can start treatment with Dr. DeMio. Dr. DeMio offers comprehensive testing and treatment for Lyme and other related diseases, which are quickly becoming epidemic. Dr. DeMio is a father of a child with autism.
Designs by Ja9 - Janine Stillman, owner of Designs by Ja9, designs and produces all of her fused glass creations in her home studio in Southern California. Many are limited editions; often only one of each design is ever made. Janine has earned a reputation for unique design, attention to detail, and personalized service. Attendees at the conference will be able to meet Janine and purchase some of her many unique creations. With your purchase, US Autism & Asperger Association will receive a donation.
Different Brains is a neurodiversity resource site that welcomes everyone - regardless of condition or philosophy. Our goal is to build a community of advocates for people whose brains think a little bit differently, a space for the respectful sharing of ideas and stories, and a resource for anyone seeking knowledge and support so that no one feels like the "Lone Ranger". Dr. Harold "Hackie" Reitman is the founder of Different Brains and an entrepreneur, philanthropist, children's activist, and neurodiversity advocate. He is also a retired orthopaedic surgeon and a former professional heavyweight boxer.
The Expedition Soap Company was founded and is solely owned by Spencer Kelly, a 15 year old entrepreneur with Asperger Syndrome. ExpeditionSoaps.com is a mission-minded company committed to making a difference in the lives of others that have challenges due to autism & Asperger Syndrome. Each April, for Autism Awareness month, Spencer and The Expedition Soap Company give back to the US Autism & Asperger Association. Supporting USAAA is important to Spencer, because they support kids like him to have successful college experiences. Spencer feels it’s very important for kids of all abilities to have access to and success completing higher education. He launched this company one year ago because his bike was stolen and he had to repay his dad for a new bike. ExpeditionSoaps.com has only handmade soaps & lotions that begin with an organic Shea Butter base, natural and vegan ingredients, no harsh chemicals, amazing scents, and a creamy, dreamy lather. Be sure stop by Spencer’s booth to meet him & check out his company. Also, please shop online at ExpeditionSoaps.com to save 20% through the end of September, using coupon code USAAA.
Footprints Behavioral Interventions offers comprehensive services to individuals with autism and related disorders from infancy to adulthood. Our positive behavior support services are provided in the home, school, community, and vocational settings. Our programs are designed with the ultimate goal of improving the child’s quality of life. To achieve this goal, we individually tailor programs that address functional skills, reduce and replace challenging behaviors, and apply natural language strategies to improve communication and social skills in children with autism. At Footprints Behavioral Interventions, we understand your child’s growth and development are your #1 priority. We are committed to it every step of the way.
Future Horizons mission is to bring current, helpful information on autism and Asperger Syndrome to individuals, families and professionals. We provide books, conferences, and other valuable information on Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD). Visit our booth at the conference. Future Horizons is the official conference bookstore.
Generation Rescue curated a movement dedicated to providing comprehensive treatment opportunities to autism families. As an innovative and results-oriented organization, we bridge the gap between philanthropy and expert-driven services by collaborating with like-minded stakeholders. Together, our vision fosters a sense of belonging and hope for future generations. We are the leading national organization that provides hope, information and immediate treatment assistance to families affected by autism spectrum disorders.
IonCleanse® by A Major Difference - At AMD we believe people can improve their health through detoxification. We are the manufacturer and worldwide distributor of the IonCleanse® detox footbath systems, the safest, most thorough and efficient instruments used to cleanse and purify the body. The IonCleanse® by AMD helps the body detox through the healing power of ions. Ions, because of their powerful charge, cleanse the body more effectively than any other method of detox. The process is safe, relaxing, and non-invasive, with no harmful side effects.
Isodiol and it’s team of collaborators are a group of companies that together, grow & harvest hemp on an industrial scale, and then process it to extract the cannabidiol (CBD) to the highest available purity for worldwide distribution. By utilizing one of the world’s largest hemp farms, Isodiol and its partners are the choice for industrial volumes of high grade CBD. Pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetic companies worldwide have gained market share due to our products. In collaboration with partners around the world, Isodiol supplies industrial hemp derivatives for medicinal formulations in the nutraceutical, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical markets. After growing and harvesting hemp on an industrial scale, it is then processed to extract cannabidiol (CBD) to the highest purity possible for worldwide distribution.
MEDgomics delivers breakthrough personalized treatments, etc, supplements and medications - for a cluster of diseases, initially Mitochondrial disease, Intellectual Deficiency, Epilepsy and Autism (Mi IDEA diseases). MEDgomics bases its treatment plan on proprietary (i) personalized diet, (ii) personalized supplements and (iii) personalized prevention .Our Vision - The 3rd Era of Medicine: The focus of medicine evolves from treating the sick patient to genome-mediated proactive medical management of the family, especially to delay or prevent disease. Our Mission - To provide Mutation Expert-based NextGen Diagnosis (Genostics) integrated with delivery of patient genome-mediated personalized medicine (pMED) in proactive partnership with the referring MD.
"This program is approved by the Oregon Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers for 17.25 [Social Work] continuing education contact hours." NOTE: Many of the Oregon state agencies and associations recognize the Oregon Chapter of NASW's approved program with USAAA for CEU's. Check with your local agency to ensure CEUs are accepted for this program.
Neuro-Luminance offers enlightened and integrative solutions to a range of brain disorders or diagnoses. Our approach is based upon neuroscience, genetics, psychopharmacology & brain function SPECT imaging. The result is a new way of envisioning treatment, a new pathway to mental health. Welcome to the new paradigm for brain health and well-being! Numerous studies have found brain region Hypoperfusion associated with ASD. Neuro-Luminance brings over 30 years of expertise in evaluation and treatment of patients with ASD. Stop by our booth and meet Dr. Uszler and Dr. Henderson.
Nourishing Hope is led by one of the leading autism nutrition professionals in the nation, Julie Matthews. She is recognized by families and professionals around the world as a top Certified Nutrition Consultant and autism nutrition specialist. We reach out to the best autism MDs, wellness professionals, feeding specialists, nutritionists, professional chefs, autism organizations and other nutrition-focused entities in order to bring families the best resources to support healing for your children.
OHSU is one of a select group of 21 research institutions across the nation chosen by SFARI to assist with recruitment, underscoring OHSU's strength in autism and genetics research. In Oregon, the SPARK effort is led by Eric Fombonnne, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry and Director of Autism Research, Brian O'Roak, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Molecular & Medical Genetics, Lark Huang-Storms, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Autism Clinical Program, and their teams in the OHSU School of Medicine. SPARK aims to speed up autism research by inviting participation from this large, diverse autism community, with the goal of including individuals with a professional diagnosis of autism of both sexes and all ages, backgrounds, races, geographic locations and socioeconomic situations. Join Spark.
Partington Behavior Analysts provides high-quality, effective intervention and educational services for children with autism and other language and developmental delays. We also work with and train parents, teachers, and other professionals who interact with the children on a regular basis. Our Founder, James W. Partington, PhD, BCBA-D, is a licensed psychologist and doctoral-level board certified behavior analyst with more than 35 years experience working with children with developmental disabilities. Dr. Partington is the co-founder of the ABLLS®-R assessment tool, and has authored numerous papers and books on teaching language to children with autism or other developmental disabilities.
At PBS, Corp, we provide ABA services for children and adults diagnosed with Autism and related disorders with the goal of improving the quality of life for the individual as well as the family unit as a whole. Parental empowerment is a top priority, so at PBS, Corp, we work with our clients in the home, community and other places as requested.Natural Environment Teaching involves teaching the student away from the structured table-top setting and is client-led, by pairing learning with activities that the individual likes to do. We are happy to provide services throughout the Pacific Northwest, accepting a variety of funding sources. At PBS, Corp we take pride in the fact that all of our providers are Board Certified and State Licensed Behavior Analysts (BCBAs/LBAs and BCaBAs/LaBAs) and Registered Behavior Technicians (RBTs).
Rebecca School - Michael Koffler (founder of Rebecca School) noticed that children diagnosed on the autistic spectrum were underserved in New York. He set out to build a school age program for children on the spectrum. In the spring of 2004, he approached Tina McCourt (who at the time was the Program Director at the Early Intervention Center of Brooklyn) and asked if she wanted to be involved. She had a strong belief that a relationship-based approach was the best way to serve and help children diagnosed on the spectrum relate and communicate. Michael agreed and they set out to design a building and a program that would fully integrate the DIR® model. The school opened in September 2006 with 48 students and 53 staff members. Since then the student population has more than doubled and continues to grow each year.
RJ Cooper and Associates - We at RJ Cooper & Associates wake up every day to discover and invent solutions for kids and adults to achieve their full potential. Our mission has been, and continues to be, to serve people through innovation and technology. I am RJ, an inventor, technologist and a student of human behavior. I have devoted my entire life to find customized solutions to solve the mobility, communication, and quality of life challenges, faced by all ages, with any special need. I can offer options and solutions that others might overlook because I believe that all things are possible and little miracles can occur all the time. Visit my web page for all my products at www.store.rjcooper.com.
Rose City Therapeutics mission is to help our clients optimize brain function using neurofeedback. Neurofeedback, also known as EEG biofeedback, is a non-invasive method by which the brain is trained to better self-regulate. We see clients of all ages who seek to improve their brain self-regulation. At Rose City Therapeutics, we are fairly unique in the neurofeedback field in that many of our clients are children, many of whom fall along the autism spectrum and/or show symptoms of ADD/ADHD. Additionally, we also help clients alleviate symptoms of anxiety, depression, memory loss, chronic pain, seizures, headaches/migraines, sleep disorders, addictions, etc.
The Rossignol Medical Center is comprised of a team of dedicated and experienced medical professionals. The center treats patients with autism and other developmental issues, including genetic syndromes and ADHD. Along with a devoted staff, the medical specialists include: Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP, FMAPS; Lanier Rossignol, BSN FNP-C; Nicole Rincon MS, PA-C; Sandi Kreizenbeck, DNP, FNP; Dane Fliedner, MD MPH FAAP; Salma Ahsan, DO, FMAPS. Offices are in Aliso Viejo, CA, Pleasanton, CA 94588, and Melbourne, FL 32934. Dr. Rossignol has a special interest in autism spectrum disorders, PANS/PANDAS, cerebral palsy, and related neurological and developmental disorders as well as medically complex children and adults. Dr. Rossignol sees patients in both the Florida and Aliso Viejo offices.
USCAP: US Autism & Asperger Association, through the US CAP initiative, has created an opportunity for individuals on the autism spectrum to have a successful college experience and to be prepared for post collegiate transitions. Learn more about the US CAP uniquely tailored Curriculum. Visit the College Connections link. USAAA boasts a proud network of affiliated colleges and universities that employ some of the most world-renowned autism experts.
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