Year: 2014

Annual elections will be held at our December meeting and Potluck on Monday December 1. All members in good financial standing are eligible for election to the board. Please indicate your interest in being elected as a board member by …

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The University of Kentucky and Eastern Kentucky Student Associations of Family and Consumer Sciences, Dietetics and Human Nutrition and Physical Therapy Class are putting on our Annual Fall Festival. Sponsored by Autism Society of the Bluegrass for persons with Disabilities. Come …

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Due to the forecast low temperatures with chance of snow, we are canceling the ASBG visit to the Kelley’s Giant Corn Maze Saturday. Join us for Fall fun! Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Giant Corn Maze …

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After recent discussions about bullying in the local and national press, and among the ASBG Yahoo group members, we decided to open a dialogue to begin to address this important issue as it affects those students on the Autism Spectrum. …

10/27 A Panel Discussion on Bullying and Autism in the Public Schools Read More »

This Presentation will address the following topics: A Brief review of diagnostic criteria for common disorders (Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety Disorders) Discuss how a child with a diagnosis may qualify for services within the school system …

9/29 Navigating DSM 5 Diagnoses and School Support Services For Your Child Read More »

Our Bluegrass Autism Walk will be held on a Sunday this year – September 14 from 2pm to 5pm at the Whitaker Bank Ballpark. Click here for more information. We hope you will save the date on your calendar to attend this …

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The PLAY Project was created by Dr.  Richard Solomon, a developmental and behavioral pediatrician, to be an affordable early intervention program for young children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. It is a relationship based approach that focuses on equipping parents …

8/25 PLAY Project Read More »

Alexis D. Rodgers, M.S. UK School Psychology Doctoral Student How is your stress level, especially now that the new school year upon us? A collaborative research team from the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville is currently recruiting …

7/28 Children with Autism Parenting Program And Reducing Stress Read More »

See Vahl on his way to gold medals at the National Games representing Kentucky  in the backstroke and relay, and silver in the freestyle. He had many aunties and uncles supporting him. We may have been the largest family group …

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The 45th Annual Autism Society National Conference & Exposition July 23-26, 2014 in Indianapolis DON’T DELAY, REGISTER TODAY! WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND THE AUTISM SOCIETY’S 45th NATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXPOSITION?The Autism Society’s Conference brings the unique opportunity to interact with …

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