Understanding Autism through the Actually Autistic Lens

When:
October 19, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – October 21, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
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A virtual conference dedicated to autistic voices to better provide perspectives to those who serve and advocate for the autistic community.
October 19 – 21, 2021  ·  Zoom

oin us for this 3-day event hosted by the TRIO Training Academy at Penn State University.

This is a unique event, specifically designed, developed, and facilitated by autistic speakers. You will have the opportunity to hear from experts and advocates through the lens of #actuallyautistic adults.

**This event will be recorded and made available after its completion.**

AGENDA

10:00 AM
Event Start
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Conference Begins—Opening Statements
10:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Introduction to Autism | Autism from the Inside Out
11:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Break
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
Let Them Be (Autistic) Kids
1:00 PM – 1:15 PM
Break
1:15 PM – 2:30 PM
Integrating Indigenous Knowledge with Modern Supports
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM
Break
2:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Autistic Communication and Masking

For more information about this conference, visit here.