Learn how to help your child THRIVE!

Join us for the Autism Parenting Summit 

From the comfort of your home, navigate the challenges of the autism spectrum and learn how you can give your child the best start in life from our panel of experts.

Parenting a child with autism is a challenging - yet rewarding - job.

You’re not just mom or dad, you’re a teacher, advocate, therapist...and so much more!
All parents worry about their children, but you face challenges with communication, social skills, behavior, daily activities…it’s enough to make your head spin.

Don’t worry. We’re here to help.

The Autism Parenting Summit from Autism Parenting Magazine takes place 20th-21st April 2021 for Autism Awareness Month.

This FREE virtual event is full of expert speaker sessions helping you in the areas that matter most.

What are you waiting for? Join us for FREE today!

WHY ATTEND THE AUTISM PARENTING SUMMIT?

Are you still undecided? Here’s a taste of some of the sessions our experts have lined up for the virtual summit.

  • Occupational Therapy: A FUNctional Approach to Autism
  • GPS - Giving Autism Parents Strategies to Revive Their Mojo
  • Educational Options For Your Child With Autism
  • Nutrition Intervention for Autism and ADHD: How Food and Nutrients Affect Your Child's Health & Behaviors
  • Fitness for kids with ASD: The Barriers and the Breakthroughs
  • Bullying Prevention: Information, Helpful Tools, and Intervention Strategies
  • Transitioning into Adulthood: Five Competencies to Foster
  • Dealing with Challenging Behavior
  • Financial Planning for Your Autism Family
  • Five Secrets About Your SLP: Real Life Strategies for Communication Success
  • Supporting Nervous System Function Through Sensory Intervention & Adaptation
  • Q&A: Empowering Young People on the Autism Spectrum for the Job Search - Tips for Family Members

Meet Our expert Speakers

Temple Grandin, phD

Autism Advocate

Q&A: Preparing Kids for the "Real World"

Debra Moore, phD

Psychologist

Q&A: Preparing Kids for the "Real World"

Angela West, MS, BCBA, LBA

Chief Clinical Officer of Behavioral Framework

Q&A: Dealing with Challenging Behaviors

Ron Malcolm, edD

Educator


Educational Options For Your Child With Autism


Denise Voight, MS

Nutritionist

Nutrition Intervention for Autism and ADHD: How Food and Nutrients Affect Your Child's Health & Behaviors

Eric Chessen, MS

Founder, Autism Fitness

Fitness for kids with ASD: The Barriers and the Breakthroughs


Rebecca connick, mOT, lOTR

Occupational Therapist

Occupational Therapy:

A FUNctional Approach to Autism


Kathleen Keller, M.A. CCC-SLP, TSSLD

Speech-Language Pathologist

Five Secrets About Your SLP: Real Life Strategies for Communication Success


Marcelle Ciampi, MEd

Autism Mom & Advocate

Q&A: Empowering Young People on the Autism Spectrum for the Job Search - Tips for Family Members

Chris Abildgaard, LPC, NCC, NCSP

Director, The Social Learning Center

Transitioning into Adulthood: Five Competencies to Foster

Ryan Platt, MBA, ChFC, ChSNC

Founder, A Special Needs Plan

Financial Planning for Your Autism Family


Debs Aspland, FRSA

Queen of Mojo Revival

GPS - Giving Autism Parents Strategies to Revive Their Mojo

Hannah Ragan, MS, OTR/L

Occupational Therapy 

Supporting Nervous System Function Through Sensory Intervention & Adaptation

Siena Castellon, BCyA

Autism Advocate

Q&A: Supporting Girls on the Spectrum


Lt Joseph Pangaro

Veteran Law Enforcement Officer

Autism Safety: Police Officers and Our Kids on the Spectrum

Rebecca Duvall Scott

Sensory Solutions

Supporting Nervous System Function Through Sensory Intervention & Adaptation

Ben Truter, MSc

Founder, Neurodiversity Centre

The ‘ESSENCE’ in the Autism(s):

Towards Understanding and Effective Intervention

Emily Lovegrove, PhD

The Bullying Doctor

Bullying Prevention: Information, Helpful Tools, and Intervention Strategies

who Is It For?

If you’re parenting a child or young person on the autism spectrum, then this FREE virtual event is for you! The Autism Parenting Summit has been created to help you on your parenting journey, with expert speakers covering topics ranging from behavior solutions, communication skills, sensory solutions, and fitness, to transitioning to adulthood, preparing for independence, and diet & nutrition – plus much more.

We’re confident the Autism Parenting Summit offers something for the whole autism community. In addition to parents, other autism family members, allies, caregivers, and people on the spectrum themselves could find key takeaways from this event.

What are you waiting for? Join our audience and get real advice from doctors, therapists, autism experts, and autism parents just like you!

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FAQ

Question: What is The Autism Parenting Summit?

The Autism Parenting Summit is an opportunity to meet experts in different areas of the autism world.

Question: Do I need to travel to attend the summit?

There’s no flight or hotel room to book… saving you thousands of dollars, unpaid work leave, and time away from your family. You don’t even need to leave your house — attend from your computer, phone or tablet.

Question: When can I watch the summit videos?

Videos will be released each day and available for 24 hours for free. Don’t miss out and we highly recommend you signup now for your free ticket to get the links to the videos delivered directly to your email inbox.