Supporting Indigenous Families Affected by Autism through Engagement and Research – Presentation Information

Supporting Indigenous Families Affected by Autism through Engagement and Research

Thank you for registering for our upcoming web stream event, Supporting Indigenous Families Affected by Autism through Engagement and Research.

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019


Gerlach, A. J. (2015). Early intervention with Indigenous families and children in British Columbia : a critical inquiry (T). University of British Columbia.

Gerlach, A. J. , Browne, A. J. , Sinha, V. , Elliott, D. (2017). Navigating Structural Violence with Indigenous Families: The Contested Terrain of Early Childhood Intervention and the Child Welfare System in Canada. The International Indigenous Policy Journal, 8(3)

Gerlach, Alison & Elliott, Diana. (2017). Prioritizing Relationships and Relational Practices with Families Experiencing Social Marginalization. Childcare Exchange.

Ages & Stages Questionnaires – Cultural Adaptations Guidelines for Aboriginal Communities

The STAT™ (Screening Tool for Autism in Toddlers & Young Children)

This is not a guide to Indigenous research partnerships – Karen Adams, Shannon Faulkhead

Autism Videos @ ACT – 60 educational videos for parents and professionals

Building Respectful Relationships in  Research with Indigenous People – Diana Elliott and Shannon Piedt (pdf) – Session 3 slides

Workshop Schedule

8:45 9:30 Check-In
9:30 11:00 Session 1
11:00 11:30 Morning Break
11:30 1:00 Session 2
1:00 2:00 Lunch Break
2:00 3:30 Session 3

Troubleshooting Live Stream Issues

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Co-sponsored by

Aboriginal Infant Development Program, Aboriginal Supported Child Development, Simon Fraser University, and Dwyer Tax Law

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