Binder Autism Center Symposium

Thursday, April 19, 2018
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Little Falls

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Binder Autism Center Symposium

The Falls
215 Rt. 23, Little Falls, NJ 07424
Thursday April 19, 2018 . 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Michael D. Hannon, PhD, NCC
Assistant Professor, Montclair State University
How fathers orient themselves to the child’s diagnoses.

Mary Jane Weiss PhD., BCBA-D
Director, Graduate Program in Autism/ABA Studies, Endicott College
How autism effects the family.

Dawn Monaco
State Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN)
Role of SPAN for the family.

Billy Devlin
Parent, Advocate

Targeted Audience: 

• Pediatricians
• Primary care Physicians
• Psychologist
• Psychiatrists
• Applied Behavioral Analysts
• Social Workers
• Family Counselors
• Nurses
• Other related healthcare

At the close of the lecture, participants should be able to:
• Discuss how having a child diagnosed with ASD affects fathering
• Discuss how having a child in the family diagnosed with ASD affects all members of the family
• Discuss the parental experience of learning your child is diagnosed with autism
• Discuss how family dynamics are affected by having a member of the family diagnosed with ASD.

St. Joseph’s University Medical Center is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education
for physicians.
St. Joseph’s University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Last Updated: 04/10/18