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ASA's 40th National Conference on Autism Spectrum Disorders

Thursday, July 23, 2009

8:15 AM-10:00 AM

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The Future of Autism Panel
Mark Friedlander, M.D., Judith Palfrey, M.D., Thomas Insel, M.D., Cathy Pratt, Ph.D., BCBA-D and Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D.

10:45 AM-11:00 AM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

10:45 AM-12:00 PM

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CARD Model of Service Delivery for Children with Autism
Jackie Hardenbergh, M.A., Doreen Granpeesheh, Ph.D., BCBA and Jonathan Tarbox, Ph.D., BCBA
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Define Me
Sondra K. Williams
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Good Grief: The Roller Coaster of Parenting an Individual with an ASD
Susan K. Pieples, Certified Montessori Teacher and Kelly Ernsperger, MSW, LCSW
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Peer Mentoring from the Bottom Up: A Pioneering High School ASD Awareness Club
Valerie Paradiz, Ph.D., Erika Pumilia, Student and Jemitha Thomason, Student

Top Ten Things You Need to Know When Your Child Turns 18
Jaime B. Parent, Father, Elizabeth Parent, B.S., M.S. and Bryan Parent

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

1:00 PM-2:00 PM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

1:00 PM-2:15 PM

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A Girl's Eye View: Understanding and Supporting Girls with Autism Spectrum Disorders [ASHA Session]
Shana Nichols, Ph.D., Samara Pulver Tetenbaum, Ph.D. and Laurie Better Perlis, Psy.D.
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A Quality Spectrum in Services
Elizabeth A. Mathis, M.A.
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Growing Up On the Spectrum: A Panel Discussion
Barb Kavan, Jordan R. Ackerson, Stefan Kavan and Laura Shumaker, Author, Parent
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Living with Autism: Perspectives from Real Life
Robert A. Naseef, Ph.D. and Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D.
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The Language of Pictures [ASHA Session]
Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D., CCC-SLP, Carole A. Kaulitz, M.Ed., CCC-SLP and Mabel M. Brown, M.A.
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Too Smart for School
Kristin Lierheimer, M.A. and Julie A. Donnelly, Ph.D.
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Wrongful Death, Abuse and Neglect, and, Sexual Predation...When Autism Is a Consideration
David L. Holmes, Ed.D., BCBS, BCAP and George Neimann, Ph.D., BCFE

2:00 PM-2:10 PM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

2:10 PM-3:30 PM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

3:15 PM-4:30 PM

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A Family’s Experience Starting Integrated Peer Socialization Programs for Children and Adults On the Spectrum [ASHA Session]
Pam LePage, Ph.D., Garrett Lees, Elementary-age Child with Autism, David Lees, Ph.D. and William Davenport, M.A. (Special Education)
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Anger, Anxiety and Other Emotions: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Youth with High-Functioning ASDs [ASHA Session]
Shana Nichols, Ph.D., Samara Pulver Tetenbaum, Ph.D. and Laurie Better Perlis, Psy.D.

Can Your Child Become a Good Driver?
Gerald (Jerry) Newport, B.A., Dennis Debbaudt and Mary Meinel Newport
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Design of Housing for Spectrum Populations
Rachel Raterman, LEED, AP, Javier Esteban, AIA, LEED, AP and Shannon Shelley
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Speaking for Ourselves: Individuals on the Autism Spectrum Panel
Julie A. Donnelly, Ph.D., Brian R. King, LCSW and Julie Brundrick

4:00 PM-5:00 PM

ASA Science Symposium: Science That Makes a Difference

4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Friday, July 24, 2009

8:00 AM-10:00 AM

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Autism Public Policy
Dennis O'Brien

12:45 PM-2:00 PM

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ASD and U!: Preparing and Supporting Students with ASD in Higher Education
Ann B. Palmer, B.A., Parent, Author and Laurie R. Nederveen, B.A.

Accommodations and Legal Issues in Postsecondary Education
Jane Thierfeld Brown, Ed.D., Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D. and Lorraine Wolf, Ph.D.
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FRIEND Program [ASHA Session]
Sheri S. Dollin, M.Ed.
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Family Barriers to Intervention
Samara Pulver Tetenbaum, Ph.D.
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Generalization: Why Is It So Critical? [BCBA Session] [ASHA Session]
Nina Finkler, M.Ed., LDT/C, BCBA and Ira M. Fingles, Esq.
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How to Bait the Hook [ASHA Session]
Sondra K. Williams, Adult, with, Autism
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Linking Brain Based Research with Positive Behavior Supports [ASHA Session]
Julie A. Donnelly, Ph.D. and Sheila Merzer, M.A., L.P.

2:30 PM-3:45 PM

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Asperger Syndrome Social Learning through Social Thinking Vocabulary and Superflex! [ASHA Session]
Michelle Garcia Winner, M.A., CCC-SLP and Pamela J. Crooke, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
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Dads and Autism: An Insider's Guide
Press Barnhill, DBA and Eric K. Blackwell
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Medicaid - Services throughout the Lifespan
Jeff Sell, J.D. and Ellen Blackwell, M.S.W.

Resolving Issues with my Child’s School: Preventing/Navigating Mediation and Due Process
Barry G. Grossman, Ph.D., Ruth Aspy, Ph.D., Susan Jamieson, M.Ed. and Debra Gomez, Ph.D.
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Speech Therapy and Non-Verbal Students: Where Do I Begin? [ASHA Session]
Colleen H. Zillich, M.S., CCC-SLP and Megan Ahlers, M.S.
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Strategies for Building a Successful Camp for Individuals on the Autism Spectrum
Kelly Ernsperger, MSW, LCSW, James M. Williams, Scott Fogo, MSW, ACSW, LCSW and Janette Smith, B.S.
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The Keys to Effective Teacher Training: From Research to Practice [BCBA Session]
Bethany L. McNamara, M.S., BCBA, Tracey Toran, M.S., BCBA and William H. Ahearn, Ph.D., BCBA
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4:15 PM-5:30 PM

Dads' Workshop
Lee Grossman and James Ball, Ed.D., BCBA-D
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I Did It Myself! Increasing Independence Using Task Analysis [BCBA Session] [ASHA Session]
Julie S. Weiss, M.Ed., BCBA, William H. Ahearn, Ph.D., BCBA and Leah L. Bean, M.S., BCBA
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Individuals with Autism: Learning, Living, and Working in the Community
Anne S. Holmes, M.S., CCC, BCBA and Jamie K. Douglas, M.A.
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Pediatricians and Autism Spectrum Disorders: Diagnoistic Practices, Confidence Levels, and Beliefs
Julie Ivey, Ph.D., Licensed School Psychologist and Holly Hodges, B.S.
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The Autism Network for Individuals with Hearing & Visual Impairments Annual Meeting
Margaret P. Creedon, Ph.D., FAACP, James Vanderbosch, Psy.D., Beth A. Tirpak, CCC/SLP, QMRP and Michael Kanter, Parent, &, Advocate
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The Third Annual Women's Panel: Redefining Success and Strategies for Achieving
Dena Gassner, Ph.D., student, Judy M. Endow, MSW, Brigid Rankowski, B.A. and Sharisa Joy Kochmeister, B.A.
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Unraveling the Facilitated Communication Controversy [ASHA Session]
Sue Rubin, Person with Autism, Rita G. Rubin, M.A. and Robert A. Rubin, Ph.D.

Saturday, July 25, 2009

8:15 AM-10:00 AM

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The Culture of Autism Panel
Lars Perner, Ph.D., Sondra K. Williams and Judy M. Endow, MSW

8:30 AM-12:15 PM

Autism as a Complex Crisis: New Developments and Opportunities to Help

10:45 AM-12:00 PM

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Behavioral Challenges: Strategies for Health Care Providers [ASHA Session]
Norah Louise Johnson, RN, MSN, CPNP, Ph.D. Candidate, Joel Lashley, Annette Bonjour, B.S., CCLS and Alice V. Stonek, B.A., BSN, M.S., CPN-BC
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District and School Team Capacity Building through the Illinois Autism Coaching Network (IACN)
Kathy L. Gould, M.S., Tina Erdmann and Laurie Walton, M.S., Ed.
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Medical and Behavioral Challenges for the Child with ASD in the School
Jayne Bellando, Ph.D. and Maya Liza Lopez, M.D.
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Music Therapy as a Vehicle for Enhancing Self-Determination Skills
Ronna S. Kaplan, M.A., MT-BC, NMT and Lori Lundeen Smith, NMT, MT-BC
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Navigating Uncharted Waters: Parenting an Adult Child with Asperger Syndrome
Gena P. Barnhill, Ph.D., BCABA, NCSP and Press Barnhill, DBA
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Respite Provider Training Curriculum: A Collaboration Between Autism and Older Adult Service Agencies
Patricia Wright, Ph.D., MPH and Ruth Elaine Hane, B.S., Reiki, Master/Teacher
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The Classroom Campaign: Advocacy Through Education
Kristin A. Nelson, M.A. and Kelly Hickey

1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Autism as a Complex Crisis: New Developments and Opportunities to Help

1:30 PM-2:45 PM

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College Programs for Students on the Autism Spectrum
Jane Thierfeld Brown, Ed.D., Marc Ellison, M.A., LPC and Laura G. Klinger, Ph.D.
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Disability Harassment and the Importance of Social Support
Denise Schamens, B.S. and Chelsea Budde, B.A.

Diversity as a Lifestyle Choice in the World of Autism and Other So-Called Disabilities
Sharisa Joy Kochmeister, B.A. and Jay Kochmeister, M.S.

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I Think We're Ready... Developing a Sexuality Education Plan for Your Child with ASD
Samara Pulver Tetenbaum, Ph.D. and Shana Nichols, Ph.D.
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Proven Practical Strategies for Avoiding the Use of Physical Restraints
Kimberly L. Sanders, M.S., Crystal M. Ranker, B.S., M.S. and Pamela A. Martin, B.S., ACBSW
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Removing Obstacles Together to Reach Our Infinite Potential
Jen Blackwell, B.S., Eric K. Blackwell, Cameron Blackwell and Jordan Blackwell

3:00 PM-5:30 PM

Autism as a Complex Crisis: New Developments and Opportunities to Help

3:15 PM-4:30 PM

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Addressing Parental Responsibilities, Concerns, and Coping Strategies Using the Four-Phase Model
Patricia A. Fennell, MSW, LCSW-R, Fred W. Coulter, Ph.D. and Sue Ann Hochberg, J.D., BSN
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Asperger’s Syndrome and the Voyage through Adolescence [ASHA Session]
Janet E. Graetz, Ph.D. and Kim Spampinato, M.A., LPC, NCC
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Environmental Restructuring: Designing Individualized Environments to Address Behavioral Needs in Individuals with Autism [BCBA Session] [ASHA Session]
John M. Guercio, Ph.D., BCBA-D, CBIST, Marcus Adrian, AIA, LEED, AP and Erica Enright, Associate, AIA
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Including Me: Success Stories from Home, School and Community
Cameron Blackwell and Jordan Blackwell
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Social Validity as a Criteria for Improving Transition Outcomes [ASHA Session]
Sherry A. Moyer, MSW and Rayni L. Anderson, M.Ed., BCBA