October 2024 Summit Live

SESSIONS

DAY 1 - October 11, 2024

Opening Session

09:00 AM - 09:30 AM (EDT)

Dr. Temple Grandin, PhD

Great Minds are not all the same

9:30 AM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Judy Van de Water, PhD

Sponsored: MARAbio: A Breakthrough Blood Test for Autism Detection

10:30 AM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Thomas Henley 

The Difficulties Of Transitioning To Adulthood

11:30 AM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Ron Sandison, MDiv

Overcoming the Hopeless Complex- Autism & Mental Health

1:30 PM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Holly Blanc Moses, MS LPA LCMHC

Identifying & Understanding Autistic Girls

2:30 PM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Dr.Ali Arena- Perkinson, CCC-SLP BCBA, EdD

Neurodivergent Communication & Neurodiverse Dating

4:00 PM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

Alex Manners 

Aspergers in the Workplace

5:00 PM (EDT) - May 17, 2024

DAY 2 - October 12, 2024

Harry Psaros

Sponsored: From Struggle to Strength: Positivity, Resilience and Hope

8:30 AM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Dolly Bhargava, MS

Positive Behaviour Support

9:30 AM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Suzanne Goh, MD, BCBA

Sponsored: The New Whole-Child Approach to Autism

10:30 AM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Rob Gorski

Adult Transitioning and Some Parental Pampering

11:30 AM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Dr. Theoharis C. Theoharides, MS, MPhil, PhD, MD, FAAAAI

The Effect of Mold on Brain Inflammation and Autism

1:30 PM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Crystal Y. Sanford, M.Ed, M.A. CCC-SLP, ASDCS

Strength-Based IEPs: Where Students Win!

2:30 PM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Dayna Harvey 

8 Ways to Keep Your Child SAFE, in and around water

4:00 PM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

Eileen Lamb

An Autistic Adult's Perspective on Raising a Child with Profound Autism

5:00 PM (EDT) - May 18, 2024

DAY 3 - October 13, 2024

Jennie Abbot

Peaceful Play for Kids: Lifelong Self Regulation Skills through Breathwork and Mindful Movement

9:30 AM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Dr. Randall Marshall, MD 

Sponsored: The Science of Treating Social Impairment in Autism

10:30 AM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Alicia Trautwein

Autism and Bullying

11:30 AM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Julie Coy & Grant Maniér 

Mother and Son Journey

1:30 PM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Daniel Jones

Most Misunderstood Autism Traits

2:30 PM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Brandi Timmons, MEd, BCBA, LBA

The Secret to a Successful IEP Meeting

4:00 PM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Jess Arce

Beyond Reading Reversals: Understanding the Realities of Dyslexia

5:00 PM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

DAY 4 - October 14, 2024

Dr. Melinda Edwards, MD

Beyond Symptoms: the Gift of Autism

09:30 AM (EDT) - May 19, 2024

Jeffrey J. Guenzel, MA, LPC, DIR-Expert

Sponsored: Promoting Development and Learning with Fun and Joy: A DIRFloortime Approach 

10:30 AM (EDT) - May 20, 2024

Mary Ann Hughes

Considerations in a Special Needs Divorce

11:30 AM (EDT) - May 20, 2024

Dr. BG Mancini, AP, FMP, MS

The Connection Between the Mind, Body, and Microtraumas in Autism

1:30 PM (EDT) - May 20, 2024

Michelle Rogers

Unlocking Autism, the Path to Independence

2:30 PM (EDT) - May 20, 2024

Jarilyn Conner, PhD, MPA, MA

Providing L.I.G.HT Breaking the Barriers

4:00 PM (EDT) - May 20, 2024

Jan Stewart

Preparing for Your Autism Future

5:00 PM (EDT) - May 20, 2024