By Daphne Plump

Daphne is the Public Relations and Events Manager for the Center for Autism and Related Disorders. She joined CARD in 2007, and loves all aspects of her work and her incredible team! Daphne spent 17 years as a news reporter and foreign news correspondent, with work taking her from Iowa to Serbia....from China to Los Angeles and everywhere in between. Daphne is committed to making CARD’s Public Relations and Events the best sources for delivering global autism awareness. Questions? Contact her at d.plump@centerforautism.com.

LAUSD Selects CARD to Provide Behavioral Health Training To 6,000+ Staff

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), the second largest school district in the nation, has selected the Center for Autism and Related Disorders’ CARD eLearning™ program to provide the district with intense training in evidence-based principles of behavioral health treatment for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Over 6,000 LAUSD teachers and support staff will participate in the training.

Massachusetts

CARD Massachusetts Open House – Come See Our New Office!

CARD is proud to announce the official opening of our CARD Massachusetts treatment center, located at 118 Long Pond Road, Suite 205, in Plymouth, Massachusetts! CARD Massachusetts provides a variety of services based on the scientifically proven, applied-behavior-analysis (ABA) approach. Services include center-based treatment, home therapy and supervision, parent training, and school shadowing. The grand opening will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The community is invited to meet the staff, tour the facility and review the state-of-the-art CARD curriculum. Refreshments and kid-friendly activities will be provided.

Join CARD Founder/Executive Director Dr. Doreen May 18-19

Join in the dialogue to make this world a better place. Participate in this unique event that will ignite the calling in your heart to embrace your sword of courage, move you through your fear to your vision and empower your life to transform the world! Be inspired! Be fearless!

CARD To Host Free Insurance Workshop For Parents, May 19 In San Juan Capistrano

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) will host an Autism Insurance Funding Workshop on Saturday May 19, 2012 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for parents and caregivers to learn the changes that will take effect on July 1, 2012 due to SB 946. The informational seminar will be held at the CARD San Juan Capistrano office, located at 27127 Calle Arroyo, Suite 1921, San Juan Capistrano, California. Light refreshments will be served.

Rochester

Center for Autism and Related Disorders Hosts Autism Seminar for Parents, March 10 in Rochester, New York

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) will host “Where Do I Go from Here?” a seminar for parents on Saturday, March 10, 2012 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm at the CARD Rochester office located at 6 North Main Street, Suite 110 in Fairport, New York. The seminar is presented by autism expert and behavior analyst Denise Rhine, MS Ed, BCBA. The free seminar is open to the entire community and benefits parents and caregivers of children from 0 to 5 years of age.