Empowerment Strategies for ASD Parents : More than Just Coping

Chantal Sicile-Kira

Date: April 10, 2011

Time: 9:00am Pacific Time

Topic: Empowerment Strategies for ASD Parents : More than Just Coping

Speaker: Chantal Sicile-Kira

Description: This motivational and practical presentation provides parents the opportunity to explore the feelings that are inherent to having a child with an autism spectrum disorder, and gives practical and positive strategies for attitude adjustment. Challenging the notion of a ‘grief cycle’ and the loss of expectations; personal beliefs about disability and today’s society’s striving for perfection;  and how to begin to develop positive relationships with service providers and school districts are areas that are  explored Chantal’s presentation leaves parents charged and empowered to move forward with their lives.

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