The Center for Autism Research and the Regional Autism Center at
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia invite you to
A Workshop for Parents Supporting Young Children Newly Diagnosed
with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Topics will include an overview of ASD and accompanying conditions, available therapies and treatments, how to decide what interventions to pursue, and tips for supporting families living with ASD.
Presenters will include experts in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, speech and language pathology, occupational therapy, education, and special education law.
Participate in a discussion with a panel of parents who have made the next steps with their children.
Cost: $25 for parents/guardians or $45 for professionals includes Resource CD, coffee, tea, and assorted beverages.
In order to keep costs low, lunch with NOT be provided. We ask that all participants pack and bring their lunch. Alternately, a light assortment of soups, sandwiches, and salads are available for purchase in the 16th floor cafeteria, and there are several lunch carts in front of the 3535 building.
Price does not include parking. For directions and parking options, please visit: http://www.centerforautismresearch.com/directions/directions_to_car
To register online, please click the blue "Register Now" button below.
To register by mail, please print, complete, and return the form below, along with your $25 or $45 check or money order. Checks may be made out to "The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia" with "Center for Autism Research" in the memo line.
Next Steps Workshop - Mail Registration (Please Print)
Please Check One: _____ Parent/Guardian
**Please note that registration priority will be given to parents and caregivers
Parents: Has your child ever been seen at the Regional Autism Center at CHOP?
Yes______ No _______
Please return registration form and payment to:
Center for Autism Research
Attn: Gail Stein
3535 Market Street, Suite 860
Philadelphia, Pa 19104