Symposium 2007

Exploring educational, biomedical, and therapeutic interventions for Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Autism Society of the Bluegrass and Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital presented a one-day conference in February 2007 featuring presentations on a variety of topics of interest to parents, caregivers, health care professionals, educators, students and therapists.

Symposium_Program_2007

Notes are attached for numerous presentations. These notes can’t capture what the speakers said or their interaction with the attendees, but we are happy to share this information.

Presenters

Scott Bellini, Ph.D.
Indiana Resource Center for Autism at I.U.
Building Social Relationships

Phillip DeMio, M.D.
Biomedical Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders

David Hamrick, M.S.
Weathering Autism

Devin Houston, Ph.D.
Enzymes: Application to Dietary Protocols in Autism

Diane M. Kennedy, & Rebecca S. Banks, M.A.
The Importance of The ADHD-Autism Connection: Toward More Accurate Diagnosis and Interventions

Julie Kraska, B.S., O.T.R
Sensory Processing Disorders: Three Symptom Clusters
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Michael Lang, MFA
Safe, Natural Alternatives to Traditional Chelation Therapy for Children with Autism

Michael McSheehan, Ph.D.
Educating Students with Autism in General Education Classes: Evidenced based and Promising Practices to Facilitate Membership, Participation, and Learning
Educating_Students_with_Autism

Susan Costen Owens, MAIS, RA
The Oxalate Story: Bringing us surprising new insights about autism and developmental delay

Susan M. Owens, M.S., CCC-SLP
Social Language
Making_the_Most_of_Social_Language

Michael Payne, M.S.
Beyond Autism…A Nutragenomic Approach to Neurological and Auto-Immune Disorders

Sami Baker, BCABA
Toilet Training for Children with ASD: Helpful Hints and Resources
Toilet_Training_for_Children_with_ASD_Presentation