* Become aware of the most recent and relevant research on spectrum-related bullying and its prevalence.
* Explore ways to become an integral member of a community team to address spectrum-related and other bullying behaviors.
* Learn strategies for empowering our children to independently manage or co-manage spectrum-related bullying.
Although the subject matter is serious business - kids with autism-spectrum disorders being bullied - you can expect the speaker to leave you uplifted and empowered.
Tom J. Bull is a Nationally Certified Counselor, writer, presenter, teacher, and comedian. He has held positions as Clinical and Admissions Director for a residential program, Treatment Foster Care Caseworker, Mental Health Technician, University Research Assistant and Adjunct Teacher, Lay Speaker, Counselor, and Director of a facility for children and adults with special needs. Tom’s experience is extensive and he draws on each of these positions to bring first-hand knowledge and insight into his presentations and consultation.
For further information, contact Lisa at Autism Alliance: call 518-593-2317, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.aaneny.org.
Light refreshments will be provided. Registration is free but seating is limited. Register early!