Archive for the ‘2007-07(July)’ Category

Gateway Academy Social Skills Summer program, 6/25-8/3

Monday, June 18th, 2007

Gateway Academy……..seeking balance

June 25th—August 3rd 9am—3pm Monday thru Friday Grades K-12 5 to 1 Student/Teacher Ratio

Performing Arts Digital Photography Cooking CSI/Social Skills Enroll today! See Summer Application!

14255 N. 76th Place, Ste. A-1, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 480-998-1071 Phone; 480-998-1046 Fax

Autism Society of America National Conference & Exposition, 7/11-7/14

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007

Autism Society of America National Conference & Exposition – Largest event in the U.S. solely dedicated to the field of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Professionals, parents & caregivers within the field expected to attend with 125 exhibiting firms participating. There are over 200 speakers this year and over 110 sessions. They will be covering various content areas including:

Behavior Issues & Support, Communication, Early Intervention, Education, Family & Sibling Support, Medicine & Research, Personal Perspectives, Sensory Processing, Social Skills, Technology, Transition Planning for Adults

This year a special CME Track will also be available for medical professionals on Saturday, July 14. ($100 additional administrative fee for those attending). Please pass this email on to any medical professional that would have an interest in attending. These are some well known doctors in the field of autism that will be flying in to do an all day session for Medical Professional Only.

Course Title: “Clinical Implications of Environmental Toxicology for Children’s Neurodevelopment in Autism 2”
Program Directors: Martha Herbert, MD, PhD Harvard MassGeneral Hospital Robert Hendren, DO UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute
Speakers: Jill James, PhD; Isaac Pessah, MD; Robert Hendren, DO; Kenneth Bock, MD; Bryan Jepson, MD; Harland Winter, MD; Andy Wakefield, MD

For a full list of conference sessions go to www.autism-society. org/conference .

Also, Doreen Granpeesheh, PhD, Jim Adams, PhD and Denise Resnick will be receiving national awards at this year’s conference. Please be sure to help us honor some of our local leaders. There will be an Evening of Champions Gala on Friday, July 13 from 6pm to 11pm. Tickets are $85 and corporate tables are available. This will be a fun night for all with a silent auction, dancing and much more. Professionals, families and community supporters are invited to attend. Tickets are going fast so please be sure to join us as we celebrate various leaders in the community.

– Date: July 11-14
– Location: The Westin Kierland Resort and Spa, 6902 East Greenway Parkway, Scottsdale, Arizona 85254 Phone: 1.480.624.1000
– Contact:, 1.800.328.8476, x7
– Details: Click here for info on attending or exhibiting.

Autism Activities/Events!

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006

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