UMass Lowell’s Campus Haverhill, November 14th, 2018. Free and open to the public. UMass Lowell Associate Professor Rocio Rosales will give a presentation for Parents, Educators, Caregivers, and Community Members. Hear about the myths and misconceptions about autism. Learn ways to support parents, caregivers and communities through UMass Lowell’s educational and community service programs that are affiliated with the Center for Autism Research and Education (CARE).
- What does Autism look like
- Dispelling myths about causes of Autism
- Ending misconceptions that create harmful stigmatization
- Effective treatment options
- Supporting those with autism and their caregivers.
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ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Dr. Rocío Rosales is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at UMass Lowell. Dr. Rosales is a board certified behavior analyst (BCBA-D) and Licensed Applied Behavior Analyst (LABA). She has over 15 years of clinical and academic research experience working with individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and their caregivers.