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EDUCATIONAL CLASSES

Register below. Autism Tennessee’s Educational Classes are monthly, two-hour presentations on a variety of topics of interest to the autism community and/or the disability community.   All interested community members are invited – and encouraged – to attend!

  • Is there a cost? Costs depend on Membership Level. Costs per person do not exceed $5. 
  • How do I sign up?  clicking here.  Reservations are requested.
  • Is childcare available? Yes, childcare is available with 48 hours advance request.  Space is limited; reservations are required. Cost is $3/child. 
  • When are they? Classes are held monthly, usually on the second Thursday evening from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
  • Where are they? Classes are held at the Cross Point Church in Nashville, 299 Cowan St, Nashville, TN 37213

Upcoming  Educational Classes 

Upcoming Topics 

• Parenting siblings of children and adults with ASD

• ABA vs FBA vs Discreet Trial

• Coping Skill/Stress Reduction for Parents

• Handling Transitions: preferred vs non-preferred activities

• Transition from TEIS to Public School - what to expect

• Managing Self-injurious Behavior

• Parent Panel

• Make-It Take-It

• Social Media: what's appropriate

• Dating Etiquette- social cognition support

• Small Talk: elevator pitches, self-advocacy, I vs You

• Adult Panel


Previously Held Workshops 

February 9, 2017  – Summer Opportunities & Post-Secondary Education Fair
March 9, 2017  – Transition from High School
April 13, 2017  – Adult Panel
April 13, 2017  – Managing Challenging Behavior
May 11, 2017  – Increasing Communication through a Naturalistic Setting
June 8, 2017  –  Assistive Technology 
June 8, 2017  –  Elopement; A Parent’s Perspective 
July 13, 2017  – Social Skills & Communication for Adults
July 13, 2017 – LifeCourse Framework- Life Transitions
August 10, 2017  – Managing an IEP
September  2017  – Fall Conference
October 12, 2017  – Self-Advocacy for Adults with ASD
October 12, 2017  – Adaptive/Assistive Equipment to Enhance Communication
November 9, 2017  – Sensory Profile/Sensory Diet
November 9, 2017 – Wandering/Elopment


HelpLine: 
(615) 385-2077 ext 1
Office:
615-385-2077
Address:
955 Woodland St
Nashvillle, TN 37206

Autism Tennessee, legal name ASMT, Inc. is a 501(c)3 charitable organization and donations are tax deductible. This statement is not intended to be tax advice. Please check with your accounting professional or the I.R.S. for information regarding tax deductions for donations to 501(c)3 charitable organizations. Tax ID # 27-1003749
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