Topic: Succeeding in College with Autism or Asperger Syndrome
Speaker: Ann Palmer
Description: Ann Palmer has 13 years experience working with families of individuals with autism at Division TEACCH and has coordinated a volunteer parent mentor program at five TEACCH Centers across the state of North Carolina. Ms. Palmer is currently Director of Chapter Relations for the Autism Society of NC, and coordinates over 40 parent support groups. Ms. Palmer is the mother of a young adult with autism, Eric; and the author of Realizing the College Dream with Autism or Asperger Syndrome A Parent’s Guide to Student Success For more information, go to http://www.annpalmerautism.com/about.html.