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The Four A’s of Autism

April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

Join Stephen Shore as he discusses the “Four A’s of Autism,” or autism, allergies, ADHD, and asthma, and how to deal with these particular issues while managing life during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Diagnosed with “Atypical Development and strong autistic tendencies” and “too sick” for outpatient treatment, Dr. Shore was nonspeaking until age 4. Over time and with much support from his parents, teachers, wife, and others, Stephen is now a full-time professor at Adelphi University and adjunct at NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, focusing on aligning best practice in supporting autistic people to lead fulfilling and productive lives.

In addition to working with children and talking about life on the autism spectrum, Stephen is an internationally renowned educator, consultant and author on lifespan issues pertinent to education, relationships, employment, and self-advocacy. His most recent book College for Students with Disabilities combines personal stories and research for promoting success in higher education.

A current board member of Autism Speaks, and the Organization for Autism Research (OAR), president emeritus of the Asperger/Autism Network, and advisory board member of the Autism Society, Dr. Shore also serves on the advisory boards AANE, and other autism-related organizations.

Join Zoom Meeting: https://jclibrary.zoom.us/j/88669962898?pwd=aDJSNzZpaGtSRVhwVXIxVG1PRlZQZz09
Meeting ID: 886 6996 2898
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Dr. Stephen Shore