Join The Learning Disabilities Association of Montgomery County, MD as we welcome Dr. William Stixrud and Dr. Donna Henderson on Friday, November 2, 2018;  9am-12noon
ASHA National Office, 2200 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850
The Subtle Presentation of Autism
Core features, gender differences, motivation, and self-regulation.

$40, in advance; discounts available for early-bird registration and organizations/groups registering 4 or more.
In this presentation Dr. Henderson will discuss the core features of autism as they present in children and adolescents with subtle manifestations of symptoms. She will also focus on the particular challenge of recognizing autism in girls. Dr. Stixrud will discuss the motivational and self-regulatory challenges experienced by students with a mild presentation of autism and will emphasize the importance of supporting the development of autonomy.
Sponsored in conjunction with:
THRIVE Center for ADHD and Comprehensive Mental Health Care
Partnership for Extraordinary Minds, and American Speech Hearing Association
*Continuing Education credits are available to be awarded though APA and ASHA.

The Thrive Center for ADHD & Comprehensive Mental Health Care is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor Continuing Education for Psychologists. The Thrive Center maintains responsibility for this program and its content.