Meet Professor Tony Attwood
Best-selling author who has helped hundreds of thousands of families and individuals in managing the steps on their journey with Autism Spectrum Disorder, coming to Charlotte/Concord, NC, October 19th.
Meet Professor Tony Attwood
Tony wrote the groundbreaking book Asperger’s Syndrome, which would become the bible of Asperger’s. He has over 30 years of experience with the autism spectrum and his works are among the best in the field.

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AUTISM CONFERENCE

Great Wolf Lodge
Concord, NC
Great Wolf Lodge
Concord, NC

THE SPEAKERS

DR. TONY ATTWOOD

MANAGING AND COMMUNICATING EMOTIONS

Dr. Tony Attwood, A clinical psychologist from Brisbane, has over 30 years of experience with individuals with autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and  Pervasive Development Disorder (PDD). In addition to the workshops he provides all around the world, Dr. Attwood is a prolific author of scientific  papers and books. His works on Asperger’s syndrome and high-functioning autism are recognized as the best offerings in the field.

Participants will learn to:

  • Acquire new strategies to teach the recognition, expression, and management of emotions
  • Identify how girls with Asperger’s syndrome cope with and camouflage their differences from others
  • Adjust the school curriculum and home programs to accommodate the cognitive and learning profiles of children who have high-functioning autism or Asperger’s syndrome

Financial and Non-Financial Disclosures

Watch Professor Tony Attwood with Children

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

ASHA

ASHA

This course is offered for up to 0.6 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area)

APA

APA

Future Horizons is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Future Horizons maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

ASWB

ASWB

 Future Horizons ACE #1018 is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards ( ASWB).

AOTA

AOTA

Future Horizons is an American Occupational Therapy Association
(AOTA) approved provider of continuing education. This conference is offered for 0.6 CEUs. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Future Horizons is dedicated to making its courses, events and meetings accessible to all. We strive to provide access – to the fullest extent possible – to our conferences based on an awareness of participants’ needs. If you require assistance due to a disability, please provide Future Horizons with the information and we will engage in a process to work with each individual to determine appropriate accommodations.  Requests need to be received no later than 2 weeks prior to event date. Please click the below button to send your request for special accommodations or visit our contact us page.

SCHEDULE & MAP

Charlotte, NC
Friday October 19th

Autism Conference Schedule:

TIME EVENT
7:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:50 Announcements
8:00 Dr. Tony Attwood
9:30 Break
10:00 Dr. Tony Attwood (continued)
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch on your own
12:30 Dr. Tony Attwood
2:00 Break
2:30 Dr. Tony Attwood (continued)
4:00 Conference Ends

About the Venue:

Great Wolf Lodge – Charlotte/Concord*

White Pine Ballroom.
10175 Weddington Road
Concord, NC 28027

*Family Suite $139.99 with access to waterpark using reservation #AUTIPlease call 1-866-751-9653 for this special offer.
Valid until Tuesday September 18th, 2018.

REGISTRATION

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  • Buy Online:  Scroll down for ticket details
  • Call in Registration:  General booking and ASA Members please call this number for registration: +1 (800) 489-0727
  • Print/Fax/Mail Registration:  Unable to register online? Download our registration form to print and fax, or mail in with your payment.   

Group discounts available for 5+ attendees
Discount Applied at Checkout

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Autism Conference with Dr. Tony Attwood
Charlotte, NC
Friday October 19th

  • Professional
    $135
    • Educators & Practitoners
    • Group Discount Rate $108
  • Family
    $120
    • Parents & Family Members
    • Group Discount Rate $96
  • Student with ID
    $70
    • College Student
    • Group Discount Rate $56
  • Person with ASD
    $50
    • Person with ASD
    • Group Discount Rate $40
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