Each spring and fall AHA hosts our renowned bi-annual educational conferences in a university setting. The goal of these conferences is to meet the demand for how to address the needs of youth through adults on the spectrum with the most current methods and initiatives.
AHA’s 2017 Spring Conference is Coming!
Focus on Independent Living for Adolescents and Adults on the Autism Spectrum
Sunday May 6, 2018
8:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ruth S. Harley University Center
One South Avenue
Garden City, New York 11530-0701
AUTISM: A Uniquely Human Experience
Barry Prizant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Voices from the Spectrum: Practical Strategies
Moderator: Katherine Cody, Psy.D.
Presenters: Dena Gassner, M.S.W., Ph.D. candidate, Emanuel Frowner, Amy Gravino, M.A., CAS, Stephen Katz, Becca Lory, CAS, BCCS, and Stephen Shore, Ed.D.
Caught in the Web of the Criminal Justice System
Nick Dubin, Psy.D.
Featuring Lynda Geller, Ph.D., and Mark Mahoney, J.D.
Plus Continental Breakfast, Breakout Sessions, Resource Walkway, and Bookstore. An exciting day with speakers, presentations, and breakouts relevant to professionals, family members and individuals with ASD.
AHA’s 2017 Fall Conference Was Terrific!
Thanks to everyone, our speakers, conference attendees, volunteers, sponsors, and exhibitors who made our 2017 Spring Conference another success!
Education and Lifelong Learning for Students on the Autism Spectrum
Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D.
CRITICAL MASS, PURPOSEFUL PRACTICE AND ASD: CREATING INDEPENDENT LEARNERS BY DOING THINGS DIFFERENTLY
Katherine Cody, Psy.D., and Rebecca Sachs, Ph.D., ABPP
GETTING UNSTUCK: INTERVENTIONS FOR FOSTERING INDEPENDENCE THROUGHOUT DEVELOPMENT