From October, 2010

Laugh to Cure Autism: Mark your Calendars!

Mark your calendars and set your TiVo’s for October 21st at 9 pm when Comedy Central collaborates with Jon Stewart and his production company, Busboy Productions to bring the 3rd annual “Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert for Autism Education.” This benefit’s name is very straightforward and brings many comedians together to raise funds to benefit Autism awareness and research. “Night of Too Many Stars” has raised approximately $7 million and aims to: “benefit a variety of autism education and family service programs across the country, in support of the overabundance of autistic individuals that so desperately need…

Center for Autism and Related Disorders to Host One-Day Conference in Cambridge, Ontario on October 22, 2010

The comprehensive conference will be held in Cambridge, Ontario on Friday, October 22, 2010 and open to parents, practitioners and caregivers. Cambridge, ON – October 22, 2010 The Center for Autism and Related Disorders, Inc. (CARD), the world’s largest autism treatment center, will host a CARD Canadian Autism Conference on Friday, October 22, 2010 at the Galt Country Club, located at 750 Coronation Blvd, in Cambridge. World-renowned autism expert / behavior analyst and CARD founder, Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh, will open the conference with a keynote speech. “When I began my career, the incidence rate of autism was 1 in 10,000.…

Bridging the Gap Between Home and School

Presented by: Jackie Hardenbergh, MA, BCBA This free workshop is ideal for parents, practitioners and caregivers. Thursday, October 07, 2010 7:00pm – 9:00pm St. Rafael Catholic Church 1215 Modaff Road Naperville, Illinois 60540 (North, off 75th Street) This workshop is hosted by TACA (Talk About Curing Autism). About Jackie Hardenbergh: Jackie Hardenbergh, MA, BCBA is the Managing Supervisor for the CARD Chicago office, and Case Consultant for Specialized Outpatient Services. She has been working in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis with children on the Autism Spectrum and their families for the past 7 years. Jackie received a MA in…