2012 Autism Society National Conference and Exposition



Wednesday, July 25, 2012

9:00 AM-1:00 PM

9:00 AM-4:00 PM

1:00 PM-4:00 PM

4:00 PM-5:00 PM

4:00 PM-8:00 PM

5:00 PM-6:00 PM

6:00 PM-7:00 PM

7:00 PM-8:00 PM

Thursday, July 26, 2012

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

8:30 AM-10:00 AM

10:00 AM-10:45 AM

10:45 AM-12:15 PM


5923
5 Point Scale for Self Regulation in Adults (SESSION CANCELLED)
Jane Thierfeld Brown, Ed.D. and Lisa King, M.Ed.
Recording files available
5922
Online Education and the Adult Learner with Autism
Nichole Hope-Moore, EdD, Candidate

12:15 PM-1:15 PM

1:15 PM-2:45 PM

Recording files available
5971
A Multi-Sensory Approach to Improving Function In Children with Autism
Teresa A. May-Benson, ScD, OTR/L, FAOTA and Ron Minson, MD
Recording files available
5936
Community-Based Social Behavior Development Programming for Kids and Teens Diagnosed with an ASD
Tina Waters, M.A., with certificate in autism, Larry Caouette, M.S. and Karen Huoh, M.A.
Recording files available
5928
Grandparenting Autism - A Daily Celebration?
Joy Rick, B.S., M.A., SPHR, CCP and Jennifer J. Knauer, SCRP
Recording files available
5906
Implementing Evidence-Based Practices and School-Wide Impact [BCBA Session]
Cathy Pratt, Ph.D., BCBA-D and Kristie Lofland, M.S.
Recording files available
5921
Teaching Intimate Relationships to Adolescents and Adults with High Functioning Autism
Melissa Dubie, M.S. and Catherine Davies, M.Ed, M.Sc., C., Psychol.
Recording files available
5938
Transition for Youth with ASD: Transition Programming, Family Views, and Impact [BCBA Session]
Bonnie Kraemer, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Ana Duenas, B.A. and Emily Costanzo, M.A., Special, Education

2:45 PM-3:30 PM

3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Recording files available
5935
I Hate to Write! Helping Individuals with ASD Become Happy, Successful Writers
Kathy Oehler, M.S., CCC-SLP and Cheryl Boucher, M.S., OTR
Recording files available
5896
Issues and Considerations in Staff Training for ABA Interventions [BCBA Session]
Len Levin, Ph.D., April Worsdell, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Kara Lee, M.A., BCBA and Tiffany Bauer, M.A., BCBA
Recording files available
5911
Itís a Snap! Simple and Effective Ways to Enhance Early Intervention Programming Through Music
Michelle Lazar, MA, MT-BC, Linda Martin, MME, MT-BC and Shaina Pugh, MT-BC
Recording files available
5898
Organizing Classroom Environments [BCBA Session]
Christine Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA and Susan Kabot, Ed.D., CCC-SLP
Recording files available
5917
Supports for Adulthood and Severe ASD
Krysti DeZonia, Ed.D. and William Mara
Recording files available
5915
Turning the Tassel: Supporting the Transition From College to Career
Marc Ellison, M.A., LPC, Rebecca Hansen, M.A. and Jackie Clark, M.A.T.

5:30 PM-6:30 PM

5:30 PM-7:00 PM

7:00 PM-9:00 PM

7:00 PM-10:00 PM

Friday, July 27, 2012

7:30 AM-8:30 AM

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Recording files available
5964
Journey with Julian and Obstacles Into Opportunities
Dwayne Ballen and Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D.

10:00 AM-10:45 AM

10:45 AM-12:15 PM

Recording files available
5926
A Full Life with Autism: A Mother-Son Journey about Transitioning to Adulthood
Jeremy Sicile-Kira, High School Diploma and Chantal Sicile-Kira, B.A., (Social, Ecology)
Recording files available
5887
A Transdisciplinary Approach to Autism Intervention (Featuring The S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Approach)
Lynette Scotese-Wojtila, OTR/L and Ellen Winney, M.S., OTR/L
Recording files available
5914
Recording files available
5899
Evaluating Education Programs [BCBA Session]
Christine Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA and Susan Kabot, Ed.D., CCC-SLP
Recording files available
5919
Natural Supports for Social Inclusion
L. Lynn Stansberry Brusnahan, Ph.D. and T. Collin Brusnahan
Recording files available
5934
Summer Camp for Children Severely Affected by Autism
Shirley Fett, MSN, FNP, Tammy Anderson and Jennifer Chamberlin
Recording files available
5970
Technology and Employment: A Path to Success with Google Sketchup
Barry Janzen and Patricia Wright, Ph.D., MPH

12:15 PM-1:15 PM

1:15 PM-2:45 PM

Recording files available
5894
Family-Based Positive Behavior Support and Person Centered Planning
Kathy L. Gould, M.S., Denna Buchanan, B.A. and Lyndsey Reedy
Recording files available
5948
Review of Biomedical and CAM Treatments
Daniel A. Rossignol, M.D., FAAFP

1:15 PM-5:00 PM

Recording files available
5930
Apps for Ipod, Ipad- Double Session
Melanie Johnston, MA, SLP

2:45 PM-3:30 PM

3:30 PM-5:00 PM

Recording files available
5909
Autism Spectrum Disorder and Sensory and Movement Differences
Jodi Robledo, Ph.D. and Anne Donnellan, Ph.D.
Recording files available
5933
Screening In Community Childcare Settings
Patricia Wright, Ph.D., MPH
Recording files available
5910
The Changing Face of Special Needs Schools Through Architecture
Cathy Purple Cherry, AIA, LEED-AP, Parent

5:30 PM-6:30 PM

6:30 PM-7:30 PM

Saturday, July 28, 2012

8:30 AM-10:00 AM

Recording files available
5965
Autism and the DSM-5
Bryan King, M.D.

10:00 AM-10:30 AM

10:30 AM-12:00 PM

Recording files available
5902
Behavior and Language
Carole A. Kaulitz, M.Ed., CCC-SLP and Ellyn Lucas Arwood, Ed.D., CCC-SLP

5951
El Autismo y Sus Derechos (Autism and Your Rights) - Double Session
Victoria Vasquez Ikerd-Schreiter and Jennifer Ruiz
Recording files available
5937
Federal Employment Options for Individuals with ASD
Melody Stevens, M.A. and Tracy Hilliard, M.S.
Recording files available
5929
Nourishing Hope for Autism: Essentials of Nutrition and Diet Intervention
Julie Matthews, Certified Nutrition Consultant
Recording files available
5927
Siblings Need Support Too
Genevieve Athens
Recording files available
5889
Successful Transition Through the Use of A C T s [BCBA Session]
James Ball, Ed.D., BCBA-D, Yvette Frazier, M.A., Rachel Gaspard, B.A. and Sarah Dubois, B.A.

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

1:00 PM-2:30 PM

Recording files available
5931
Advocacy and Lobbying in California
Marcia Eichelberger, Gregory Fletcher and Rick Rollens

5951
El Autismo y Sus Derechos (Autism and Your Rights) - Double Session
Victoria Vasquez Ikerd-Schreiter and Jennifer Ruiz
Recording files available
5940
Navigating College: A Handbook On Self Advocacy
Ari Ne'eman, Steven Kapp and Melody Latimer
Recording files available
5908
Treatment Individualization: Pivotal Response Training and Discrete Trial Training [BCBA Session]
Allison B. Jobin, M.A., BCBA, Laura Schreibman, Ph.D. and Aubyn Stahmer, Ph.D., BCBA-D
Recording files available
5913
Two Dads - Two Lawyers: Special Needs Legal and Future Planning
James Caffry, Esq. and Brian Rubin, Esq.