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http://www.alternativechoices.com

Brief Biography

Robert Naseef, Ph.D., is a psychologist and father of an adult son with autism. Robert is the author of several books including Autism in the Family: The Autism and Asperger’s Handbook (2012) and Special Children, Challenged Parents: The Struggles and Rewards of Parenting a Child with a Disability (1996). He has lectured internationally and appeared on radio and television. In 2008, he was honored by Variety, the Children’s Charity for his outstanding contributions to the autism community.

Workshop Description

This workshop explores the male perspective to parenting a child with autism. How do men, especially when having a son with ASD, deal with a problem they cannot fix? The father of an adult child with autism, Dr. Naseef provides compassion and understanding for men and strategies for developing support.

Start Date

3-5-2013 10:45 AM

End Date

3-5-2013 12:00 PM

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May 3rd, 10:45 AM May 3rd, 12:00 PM

Revisiting Masculinity: For Fathers of Children with Autism

This workshop explores the male perspective to parenting a child with autism. How do men, especially when having a son with ASD, deal with a problem they cannot fix? The father of an adult child with autism, Dr. Naseef provides compassion and understanding for men and strategies for developing support.

http://digitalcommons.lasalle.edu/asd/2013/2013/1