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Speaker(s) Friday Presentations
1 - Catherine Lord, PhD Emerging Perspectives in Autism
2 - Stephen Hinshaw, PhD The ADHD Explosion, Part 1: Causes, Models,
Rising Prevalence and School Policies
3A-Diane M. Danis, MD, MPH Autism: A Developmental Pediatrician’s Perspective-
3B-Pamela J. Crooke, PhD, CCC-SLP Socially Thinking - Practically Speaking:The Social Mind at Work and Play
3C-Karen L. Park OTD, OTR/L, SWC, CLE Maintaining a Healthy Weight in Children with ASD: Strategies for Picky Eaters and Mealtime Rigidity
4A-Elizabeth Laugeson, PsyD Parent-Assisted Strategies to Help Young Children with Autism Learn Social Skills: An Evidence-Based Approach
4B-Philip Levin, PhD Advances in Reading Assessment and Interventions for Pre-School and School-Aged Children
5A-The Help Group-UCLA Autism Research Alliance Innovation in Evidence-Based Best Practices For Young People with Autism: From the Lab to the Real World
5B- David Miklowitz, PhD Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents: Tips for Parents and Other Caregivers
5C-Daniel Openden, PhD, BCBA-D Pivotal Response Treatment (PRT):A Naturalistic, Family-Centered Behavioral Treatment for Children with Autism
6A-James McCracken, MD An Update on the Role of Medication in the Treatment of Children with ASD and ADHD
6B-Daniel Openden, PhD, BCBA-D No Stone Unturned: How Do Families Make Treatment Decisions
6C-Elisha Goldstein, PhD and Stefanie Goldstein, PhD Using Mindfulness to Reduce Stress and Promote Well-Being in Young People with Special Needs
Speaker(s) Saturday Presentations
1A-Jack M. Fletcher, PhD Strengths and Weaknesses of Identification Methods for Learning Disabilities: Is a Cognitive Assessment Necessary?
1B-Catherine Lord, PhD Autism Assessment, Education and Intervention From a Longitudinal Study 2 to 22
2A-Stephen Hinshaw, PhD The ADHD Explosion, Part 2: Sex Differences, Medication and Psychosocial Treatments
2B-Robert Accordino, MD, MSc With an “Ouch” or Silence: Identifying Medical Conditions in Children with Autism
3A-Louis A. Vismara, MD,Olga Solomon, PhD It Takes a Village: Addressing Wandering and Missing Individuals with Autism: The Risks, Interventions, Technology and Public Policies
3B-Donna M. Werling, PhD Understanding Sex Differences in Autism, Part 1:Recent Advances in Autism Genetics and
What This Research Tells Us About Risk
3C-Carolina Peña-Ricardo, MD,Patricia Herrera, MS Reaching Out to Underserved Families in Our Community: From Early Identification to Accessing Services
4A-Robert Accordino, MD, MSc Unlocking the Potential of Music forChildren with Autism: From Neuroscience
to Quality of Life
4B-Christine Wu Nordahl, PhD Understanding Sex Differences in Autism, Part 2: Neurobiology of Autism in Boys and Girls
4C-Cindy Cottier, MA, MEd, CCC-SLP  An Overview of Popular Tablet Apps for Communication Purposes.