In this free lecture, participants will learn about up-to-date, evidence-based information regarding the core deficits of ASD; variability and presentation of behaviors associated with autism; prevalence and etiology (study of the cause of the disorder); treatments available; and resources for families. Presenters are Brandi Chew, PhD, and Cara Pierson, ARNP.
This lecture is intended for parents and families of children recently diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). There is no need to register in advance to attend.
Lectures are held at Seattle Children’s Hospital's main campus in room RC.3.905 near the River entrance. Parking at Seattle Children's main campus is free in Lot 1 for those who attend the lecture in person.
Lectures are available through Seattle Children's video and teleconferencing outreach program and can be viewed at various locations throughout Washington and Alaska. View Seattle Children's video teleconferencing site information (PDF).
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: RC.3.905 (near the River entrance), Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Contact: Have general questions about autism classes at Seattle Children's? Call 206-987-8080.