Life Beyond High School: College Support for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders
This workshop can be differentially geared towards clinicians, educators and college administrators to better understand and support students on the spectrum OR towards parents who have a child on the spectrum that is considering college.
High school preparation, choosing the right college, campus life and student preparation
How to help prospective students identify as a student with a disability and obtain appropriate supports. Positive approaches to self-disclosure and building self-advocacy skills
Best practices in providing academic, social/emotional and behavioral supports.
An emphasis will be placed on High-Functioning individuals with Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome.