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Promoting Safe Active Recreation for Families Living with Autism Spectrum Disorders


Posted June 8, 2019

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Saturday, June 8
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Chan Centre for Family Health Education
938 W 28th Ave
Vancouver

  • Lise.olsen@ubc.ca
  • FREE

Promoting safe active recreation for families living with autism

Presented by the Department of Pediatrics (UBC), and Dr. Lise Olsen (School of Nursing, FHSD, UBC Okanagan) with the support of BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.  

This FREE event will include short presentations on topics of physical activity, sedentary behavior/screen time, promoting safe and active recreation for children living with ASD, and how families can be better supported in helping their children be active. Light refreshments will be provided.

Panelists:

Dr. Lise Olsen, Assistant Professor, Nursing, FHSD, UBC Okanagan

Dr. Ali McManus, Professor, Health & Exercise Science, FHSD, UBC Okanagan

Ms. Crystal Shannon and Ms. Erin McFee, MSN students, UBC Okanagan

Canucks Autism Network (CAN)

 

Please RSVP to reserve your spot at the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/promoting-safe-active-recreation-for-families-living-with-autism-registration-61433918504

 

Promoting Safe Active Recreation for Families Living with Autism Spectrum Disorders
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