Wednesday, October 4 - Thursday, October 5
100 Hall Rd
Ministry of Children and Family Development
The Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) is partnering with the Canucks Autism Network and the Westcoast Child Development Group to offer a two-day FREE Autism Workshop Series in Castlegar, BC: October 4th and 5th, 2017.
Registration: All workshops are FREE, however registration is required.
You may register for one or all presentations. Registration is open to families, caregivers, service providers, and all interested stakeholders.
Wednesday, October 4
9am – 12pm Autism Spectrum Disorder, What Does the Research Say? – Dr. Karen Bopp; Director of Autism Information Services BC, MCFD
1pm – 4pm Supporting Individuals with Autism in Sports and Recreation – Tara Rodas; MA, BCBA, Manager of Training, Canucks Autism Network
7pm – 9pm Supporting Individuals with Autism in Crisis/Emergency Situations – Tara Rodas; MA, BCBA, Manager of Training, Canucks Autism Network
Thursday, October 5
9am – 12pm Tools for your toolbox! Evidence-Based Intervention Strategies – Michaela Jelen; Autism Outreach Coordinator and Behaviour Consultant, MCFD
1pm – 4pm Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mental Health Issues in Children – Dr. David Worling; Westcoast Child Development Group
To register, contact Selina Lai at Selina.Lai@gov.bc.ca or at 1-844-878-4700