SCHEDULE AND PRESENTATIONS - Sessions may include: Self-Advocacy; Reducing Brain Overload; IEPs; Medical/Biochemical Interventions; Treating the Underlying Causes of the Symptoms; Nutrition and Cooking; Cognition, Sensory Processing and Behavior; Social Skills; Assessing and Teaching Functional Living Skills; Music, the Carrier Signal for Verbal Communication; Co-morbidities: Depression, anxiety, and more); Pathobiology of Autism; Functional Imaging of the Brain - New Discoveries; Adult Challenges; Severe Autism; Sensory Issues; Tantrums and Other Challenging Behaviors; Steps to Finding a Job and Keeping It; Support Services; Transitioning; Cutting Edge Research; Siblings; Preparing for the Future; Common Biochemical Abnormalities; Interventions for Schools; plus much much more.
Video Downloads from the 2014 World Conference
US Autism & Asperger Association inaugural World conference was held in 2006 in Park City, Utah. Annual conferences have been in Denver (2007 and 2012), Austin (2008), Los Angeles (2009), St. Louis (2010), Seattle (2011) Salt Lake City (2013) and Kansas City (2014). There have been three other conferences with partners in Vancouver (2007), Orlando (2008) and New Jersey (2009).
MORE USAAA EVENTS
USAAA has provided short videos from it's conferences on Facebook and YouTube over the last few years. Now, many of these videos are now accessible in our archive. Other non-conference videos have been selected for your viewing that include USAAA's Advisory Board member Dr. Stephen M. Shore's video, "Sensory, Teaching, Music and Marriage"; Hope For Autism & Asperger's Syndrome: My Story"; Joshua Littman, a 12-year-old boy with Asperger's syndrome, from StoryCorps; Dean Beadle "Being Dean:Living with Aspergers" Speech Excerpt; plus more. Learn More.
US Autism & Asperger Association (USAAA) launched USAAA TV in 2011. USAAA TV engages the broader autism/Asperger community by providing educational information. Parents, caregivers, health care practitioners, individuals with autism, students, educators, therapists and anyone who wants to learn more about resources, services and treatment for persons living with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) can learn through USAAA TV. Our goal is that the viewer is educated, informed and know there is always hope for anyone who is affected by autism. Learn More.
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