A National Conference on Apprentice Training Programs

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Capitol Visitor Center

Congressional Auditorium and Atrium

Washington, DC

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The International Center for Autism Research and Education, ICare4Autism, brings global awareness and initiates training programs around the globe.

On October 10, ICare4Autism will present an Apprentice Training Program for high school students with special abilities nationwide. This is a unique opportunity to connect with a diverse nationwide community of professionals that care about the future of individuals with special abilities in the United States workforce.

REGISTER TODAY for this special and free event to reserve your seat so you can be part of this historic event at the United States Capitol Visitor Center.

Featured Topics and Speakers:

Joshua Weinstein, MBA, Ph.D. (NY) Founder & CEO of ICare4Autism

  • Welcoming Remarks. Building on the apprentice concept by creating a pathway to apprenticeships that are inclusive, and immersive, school to work transition experiences for all High School students with special (dis) abilities.

Stephen M. Shore, Ed.D. (NY) Clinical Asst. Professor, R.S. Ammon School of Education at Adelphi University

  • Address on applied aspects of employment. Opening Doors for Employment: A neurodiversity employment curriculum

Robert Naseef, Ph.D. (PA)

  • Alternative Choices

Scott Michael Robertson, Ph.D. (WashDC) Policy Advisor, U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, Employment-Related Supports Team

  • Invited Address on competitive integrated employment. Inclusive Apprenticeship and Work-Based Learning for Youth and Adults with Disabilities: Enhancing Career Development

Carol M. Schall, Ph.D. (VA) Assistant Professor School of Education, Virginia Commonwealth University,Special Education Director of Technical Assistance and the Autism Center of Excellence

  • Invited Address on customized employment research. Pathways to Employment

Beth Diviney, Ph.D., LBA

  • ICare4Autism Global Autism Initiatives & Closing Remarks

Please visit ICare4Autism's website for more details and updates:

*Early arrival encouraged for security check in. Lunch will be provided during the midday break.

ICare4Autism Group discount on hotel at:

Capitol Skyline Hotel

10 I (eye) St. SW

Washington, D.C. 20024

PH# 202-488-7500

Mention code ICare4Autism

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