Perspectives on Autism

Where

Morrison Gallery
Room: Morrison Gallery
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When

11:00am — 12:30pm

This program will focus on Autism and its impact on individuals with Autism and their families, behavioral interventions and appropriate education programs that provide support and lead to success, and the experiences of a high school senior who is diagnosed with Autism.

Presenters: 

  • Dr. Kim Schreck, Professor of Psychology and Coordinator of Penn State Harrisburg’s program in Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Nina Wall, Director, Bureau of Autism, Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare
  • A high school senior who has been diagnosed with Autism, and his father
  • Dr. Linda Rhen, Assistant Professor of Special Education will facilitate the presentations and discussion 

Light lunch will be provided.

*The School of Behavioral Sciences and Education provides this program as a partnership activity between the Teacher Education and Psychology programs. Teacher Education candidates in EDUC 303 will have an assignment related to this program.