Session Track

Advocating for Young Children

Experience Level

Foundational

Session Time

June 16

This presentation will focus on young children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). An overview of the early signs of autism will be provided followed by five practical strategies adults can use to support children when challenges occur during daily routines. The final part of this presentation will provide attendees with an understanding of the resources and services available to children with ASD in Nebraska.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this presentation learners will be able to:
- Identify the signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in young children.
- Describe five practical strategies adults can use to support children within daily routines.
- Describe resources and services available to children with ASD in Nebraska.

Intended Audience

Early Childhood Teachers, Advocates, Parents, Service Providers

1:15pm to 2:25pm

Room

TBD