$35 – $255

2018 Conference: Autism and Health: What You Need to Know

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Hilton Charlotte University Place

8629 J M Keynes Dr

Charlotte, NC 28262

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The Autism Society of North Carolina is excited to bring together self-advocates, families, and professionals for two days of information sharing and networking in Charlotte on March 23-24, 2018. The theme is "Autism and Health: What You Need to Know" and we have a lineup of outstanding presenters and topics.

Topics:

  • DO-WATCH-LISTEN-SAY: Social and Communication Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Communication in health care settings and the Voice Colors Communication Resource Model
  • Pros and Cons of Medication Usage with Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Improving Communication in Nonverbal Individuals with Autism
  • Teaching Healthy Habits
  • Behavior: A Panel Discussion plus Q&A
  • Transition and Employment

As is tradition, we will close the conference with a presentation from the autism perspective. This year will include a panel of adults providing insight on living with autism, ways to support individuals with autism, and advice for parents and professionals.

Fees: Click on register for price options. Fees include:

  • Continental breakfast, refreshments, and lunch
  • Access to sessions
  • Handouts
  • Exhibit Hall featuring organizations, service providers, and vendors

Payment Options:

  • We accept credit cards and PayPal through this portal.
  • Purchase Orders and payment by check are also accepted. Click here to download a registration form.
  • If you need to be billed/invoiced (MCO, school district, educational institution) complete the registration form and under "Checkout" click "Other Payment Options" then "Send Invoice."

Continuing education units will be offered through the Charlotte AHEC. We expect pricing to be similar to 2017 ($35 a single day or $50 for both days). The number of CEU credits have yet to be determined.

Save money with the new conference app!

We are pleased to help you save money and trees by offering a conference app in 2018. The app allows attendees to review the agenda, exhibitor information, maps, receive handouts electronically, and connect with other attendees using the app. By choosing app delivery for your handouts you save $10! Use discount code APPUSER at check out to get the discount and download link.

Hotel info:

The Hilton Charlotte University Place is offering discounted rooms at $100/night for the nights of 3/22 - 2/24. To take advantage of this special rate, reserve your room here prior to March 2.

Sponsor/Exhibitor info: If you are interested in learning about opportunities to connect with our attendees contact David Laxton at 919-865-5063 or dlaxton@autismsociety-nc.org for more information.


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Hilton Charlotte University Place

8629 J M Keynes Dr

Charlotte, NC 28262

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