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ASD workshops in Prince Rupert – September

Posted August 25, 2016

MCFD-logoThe Ministry of Children and Family Development invites you to a series of workshops on Autism Spectrum Disorder in Prince Rupert, September 26 – 28, 2016.

All workshops are free. Registration is required to plan for refreshments.

Location: The Highliner Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre, 815-1st Avenue West, Prince Rupert B.C.

Workshop topics include:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder; What Does the Research Say?
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders in Transitioning Youth and Adults
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mental Health Issues in Children
  • Tools for your toolbox! Evidence-Based Intervention Strategies
  • Supporting Individuals with Autism in Crisis/Emergency Situations
  • An Aboriginal Perspective on Supporting Children and Families with Special Needs
  • Information and Supports across BC for Individuals with ASD and Their Families

For details and times: download this poster or visit the Non-ACT Events page.

To register: Workshops are intended for families, professionals, community members, and anyone interested in ASD. If you are interested in attending, please download this registration form, and email ( or fax (250-615-4873) to indicate which workshop(s) you are interested in attending.

Questions? For other registration inquiries, please call Cathy Green at: 250-615-4858.