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.