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Autism and Trauma

Monday, January 30, 2023 at 2:30 PM

Video: The Journey - Autism and Trauma

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Presenter: Tom Galperin, LISW-S - TEACCH Certified Practitioner, Owner and Lead Consultant at Galperin Autism Consulting, LLC

In this session, Tom Galperin will discuss how persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder experience trauma. The presentation will provide concrete examples on how professionals can help individuals with ASD to understand and navigate traumatic experiences.

The presentation will cover:

  • Participants will obtain a basic understanding of diagnostic criteria of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
  • Participants will learn common sources of trauma for people with ASD.
  • Participants will learn tools to help persons with ASD who have experienced trauma.

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