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Workshops & Speakers

The purpose of our workshops and speakers it to provide regular opportunities for parents, caregivers, individuals with autism, medical professionals, educators, and members of the community to hear directly from experts in the field of autism therapies, autism issues, and autism research.

Purpose of Our Programs

The purpose of our workshops and speakers it to provide regular opportunities for parents, caregivers, individuals with autism, medical professionals, educators, and members of the community to hear directly from experts in the field of autism therapies, autism issues, and autism research.

Parent to Parent Workshop Series

Parent to Parent is a unique workshop series in which trained parent coaches offer their experiences and education to support families who are raising a child with an ASD. Parents have the opportunity to engage together to learn about strategies, support and resources available to them and their children.

Week 1: Understanding ASD
Week 2: Communication
Week 3: Visual Supports
Week 4: Visual Supports in Practice
Week 5: Positive Advocacy

Parent to Parent is offered twice a year at the Autism Delaware offices. Parent to Parent is also offered within several school districts in Delaware. Registration is required. There is a $25 fee for the 5-week session to cover materials and refreshments.

Application Process

Visit our events calendar for dates and times and link to registration. For more information about Parent to Parent, contact Annalisa Ekbladh at Annalisa.ekbladh@delautism.org or 302-224-6020.

Registration for Speaker Series

Visit our events calendar for upcoming Speaker Series events.

Speaker Series

Autism Delaware’s Speaker Series is a free, monthly lecture provided by experts in the field of autism and/or other fields related to autism or disabilities services and supports. Topics for Speaker Series include: feeding, toileting, anxiety & depression, guardianship, financial issues, services & support, education issues, and many others. Speaker Series lectures are offered in-person, via videoconference or on Facebook live.

Visit our events calendar for a complete list of upcoming opportunities

Workshops & Speakers

Autism Delaware provides regular opportunities for parents, caregivers, individuals with autism, medical professionals, educators, and members of the community to hear directly from experts in the field of autism therapies, autism issues, and autism research.

Social Skills Activities

Building social skills is an important part of the continuing development of both children and adults with autism. Autism Delaware provides a number of social and recreational opportunities, which is a great way to engage in social skill building, throughout the year.

Recreational Opportunities

Each year we hold, literally, hundreds of opportunities for family recreation, from sensory friendly movies, to bowling, roller skating, art classes, and beyond.

Coffee & Conversation

Parent coffee hours offer the opportunity  to get together in a safe, comfortable atmosphere to talk about issues of concern, vent frustrations & learn about important topics.

Contact Autism Delaware

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New Castle County

Phone: 302-224-6020
Fax: 302-224-6017

924 Old Harmony Road,
Suite 201
Newark, DE 19713

Sussex County

Phone: 302-644-3410
Fax: 302-827-2389

17517 Nassau Commons Blvd.
Unit 1
Lewes, DE 19958

Kent County 

Phone: 302-644-3410
Fax: 302-827-2389

POW&R only at 302-678-2113 

 

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