Related Website

www.autisminpa.org

Workshop Description

During this session, the Bureau of Autism Services will share information about its key initiatives, including: PA autism census data, the PA Autism Needs Assessment findings and recommendations, the ASERT Collaboratives regional projects, and information about the Adult Autism Waiver and the Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP). BAS will also share additional resources and collaborative efforts underway to help individuals with autism improve their quality of life, achieve independence, and become contributing members of their communities.

This program is designed to help you…

  1. Identify implications of regional census data for systems supporting individuals with an ASD.
  2. Understand the findings and recommendations of the PA Autism Needs Assessment study.
  3. Compare key components of BAS adult programs, to help inform individuals transitioning to the adult system and their families.
  4. Identify current initiatives, trainings and resources developed by BAS and the regional ASERT collaborative efforts.

Location

Olney Hall 313

Start Date

4-5-2012 11:00 AM

End Date

4-5-2012 12:30 PM

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May 4th, 11:00 AM May 4th, 12:30 PM

Meeting the Needs of Individuals with Autism: Considerations for the Future

Olney Hall 313

During this session, the Bureau of Autism Services will share information about its key initiatives, including: PA autism census data, the PA Autism Needs Assessment findings and recommendations, the ASERT Collaboratives regional projects, and information about the Adult Autism Waiver and the Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP). BAS will also share additional resources and collaborative efforts underway to help individuals with autism improve their quality of life, achieve independence, and become contributing members of their communities.

This program is designed to help you…

  1. Identify implications of regional census data for systems supporting individuals with an ASD.
  2. Understand the findings and recommendations of the PA Autism Needs Assessment study.
  3. Compare key components of BAS adult programs, to help inform individuals transitioning to the adult system and their families.
  4. Identify current initiatives, trainings and resources developed by BAS and the regional ASERT collaborative efforts.

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