Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference

Date: 
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 8:30am to 4:30pm
Location: 
University of North Texas - Gateway Center

10th Annual conference for educators, professionals, researchers and parents, hosted by the UNT Kristin Farmer Autism Center

  • Discover the latest in autism research, intervention and therapies from knowledgeable experts

  • Network with hundreds of parents and professionals from the autism community.

Renowned Keynote Speakers and 20+ Presentations

Keynote Addresses by Dr. Fred R. Volkmar, MD, Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology at Yale University, and Dr. Mark F. O'Reilly, PhD, Audrey Rogers Myers Centennial Professor in Education, Professor of Special Education, and Chair of the Department of Special Education at the University of Texas at Austin.

Topics include:

  • "Autism in 2018 – What we do and don’t know”
  • "Autism as a Social Learning Disorder"
  • "Teaching communication skills to persons with ASD using augmentative and alternative communication"
  • "Behavior Analysts Working with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families: A Conversation"
  • - more than 20 total presentations

Detailed information is available on the conference website.