According to the Centers for Disease Control, about 1 in 88 children are diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). In light of this incidence rate, social workers will undoubtedly encounter families and individuals affected by autism. To raise awareness and provide valuable knowledge and tools for the field, the Golden Hat Foundation and the Autism Society of Greater Austin invite you to a special panel discussion on autism in honor of World Autism Awareness Day.
Wednesday April 2nd, 6:00 -7:30 PM
Utopia Theatre, School of Social Work
Parkingavailable at the Trinity Garage at no cost
Light refreshments will be provided
Panel participants: Thor Gudbrandsson, COO, Golden Hat Foundation; Suzanne Potts, Interim Executive Director, Autism Society of Greater Austin; Maria P. Hernandez, Founder and President, Growing Roots.