Marlborough, MA, November 16th, 2019. The Daniel W. Rosenn AANE Connections Conference is for adults on the Autism Spectrum, parents, and professionals. It will include:
· 14 breakout sessions / 2 workshops options.
· Continuing education credits for professionals
· Information tables highlighting local community resources and programs
· Opportunities to connect and network
* Key Note Speaker Becca Lory Hector was diagnosed on the autism spectrum as an adult and has since become an autism advocate, consultant, speaker, and author. She writes a monthly blog, Live Positively Autistic, and co-hosts a bi-weekly podcast Spectrumly Speaking. Becca has dual certifications as a Certified Autism Specialist and Cognitive Specialist. Becca also sits on the Board of Directors of multiple Autism support organizations, and is a contributing author of Spectrum Women: Walking to the Beat of Autism and serves as an Assistant Editor and Feature Writer at Spectrum Women Magazine.
Fees apply, registration required to www.eventbrite.com/e/becca-lory-hector-at-aanes-daniel-w-rosenn-connections-conference-tickets-66564023787 617 393-3824 or Events@aane.org
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