Event Details:
Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 6:30pm - 8:30am

Experts on Autism - “Going to Grandma’s House for the Holidays!” How to Prepare to Travel with a Child with Autism

Part of a special speaker series sponsored by May Institute, in partnership wtih the Hockomock Area YMCA

Presenter: Marisa Petruccelli, Psy.D.
Director of Home-based Services, May Institute

This free event is part of Experts on Autism - May Institute’s 2010-2011 Speaker Series which will take place at the Hockomock Area YMCA in Foxboro, Mass. Special thanks to the YMCA for partnering with us on these events.

Description: Traveling with a child with autism can sometimes be more stressful than relaxing. As the holiday season approaches and travel increases, take some time to learn new strategies to prepare your child for these transitions. Also hear how you can structure the time with your child during the holiday breaks.

Time: Presentations will begin at 6:30 p.m. A typical evening will include a one-hour presentation, 30 minutes for questions and answers with the speaker, and 30 minutes for networking opportunities.