The 2015 Jersey City Autism Annual Conference attended by leaders of the autism community creates a relevant experience. There is a lot of information about helpful resources that save precious time. Most of the discussion is about evidence-based data that confidently sustain the community’s development and knowledge about autism. Attendees like teachers, health experts, professional clinicians, and volunteers are welcome in the event.
The Focus Of The Conference
Since autism is a neurobehavioral condition, it impairs an individual’s language development, communication skills, and social interaction capability. The repetitive behavior also comes from a wide range of symptoms. That’s the reason why the conference wants to take part in sharing useful information on how people can help in assisting patients in this situation.
Most sessions in the conference discuss the fundamentals of understanding an individual’s behavior. It enables to determine the issues of building communication and social skills. Along with the knowledge, there is also a discussion about autism-specific best practice and its access for classroom management and instruction. It allows healthcare professionals and volunteers to understand the purpose of support that caters the instructional and ethical handling of challenges of autism. These include learning disability, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, dyspraxia, ADHD, generalized anxiety disorder, epilepsy, and a lot more. The types of autism are also emphasized as well. There is a thorough discussion of what autistic disorder, Asperger Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder are and how it individually affects a person.
There are a lot of topics that encourage personal perspective on autism. The transitions of the conference also want to deal with teens, children, and adults, experience, and struggle. These also include the family’s contribution to the wellness of the patients. There are training and workshop that focus on helping autistic individuals and their family to learn and grow.