March 23, 2019

Discovering Autism Conference

The Centre for Autism Services Alberta U of A Students’ Association will be hosting their 6th Annual Autism Conference this March!  This year’s event will focus on ASD and mental health, from both the professional and self-advocacy perspectives.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
at the Edmonton Clinic Health Academy | 11405 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Weiss, Ph.D., C.Psych; York University Researcher
Topic: Promoting Mental Health in Autism: The Case for Individual and Contextual Solutions

Tickets On Sale Now! $10
Purchase tickets and get event details HERE.

 

 

 

Breakout Session Options

  • Dr. Katelyn Lowe: Autism and Mental Health: Myths, Mindfulness, and Magic (Managing Anxiety)
  • Dr. Yogesh Thakkar: Mental Health Conditions in People with Developmental Disabilities (Psychiatric Perspective)
  • Mark Donovan: Autism in the Classroom

 

PLUS a self-advocate panel discussion!

Don’t forget to specify which breakout session you’d like to attend when purchasing your ticket HERE

For more information, please contact Warda Javed  at sjaved@ualberta.ca or visit the Centre for Autism Services Alberta Students’ Association on Facebook.

 

dates

March 23, 2019 | 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

location

Edmonton Clinic Health Academy | 11405 87 Ave NW, Edmonton

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