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ACT is a registered not-for-profit society. We are a province-wide information and referral service created to support families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. We offer families and professionals a wide range of positive and practical information on everything from sleep problems and diet, to core issues such as diagnosis and aspects of intervention, including information on setting up programs for their children. Need support and information? Call us at 604.205.5467 / 1.866.939.5188 or email !

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS - February 2007 - April 2007
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When Parents of Children with Special Needs Become Employers
Steve Mullan, BC Ministry of Labur & Citizen's Services, Lynn Range, BC Employment Standards Branch and Phil Kerr, Canada Revenue Agency
February 10, 2007 Vancouver star New | Details>

Toilet Training for Everyone: It's Never Too Late! - Webcast Version
Pat MIrenda, Ph.D., BCBA
Available Now | Details>

Sensory Processing Overview: Reaching a Common Understanding
Mary-Ann Fulks, M.Sc., O.T.(C.)
February 10, 2007 Nanaimo | March 10, 2007 Vancouver | Details>

How to use the ABLLS - R as an Assessment & IEP Development Tool
Suzanne Jacobsen, Ed.D., BCBA
February 23 & 24, 2007 Vancouver | Details>

Taking the Fear Out of ABA - Lovaas, Verbal Behaviour & More
Suzanne Jacobsen, Ed.D., BCBA
April 14, 2007 Kamloops | Details>

Positive Behaviour Support at Home with Families of Children with ASD & Related Disabilities
Joseph M. Lucyshyn, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, UBC
April 20 & 21, 2007 Terrace | Details>

Case Management for Autism - A Survival Guide for Parents, a Practice Guideline for Professionals
Jill Calder, M.D.
April 21, 2007 Castlegar | Details>

Autism - the State of the Science - FREE Webcast
Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D.
Available until March 31, 2007 | Details>

For a full listing of ACT's upcoming workshops, including ACT on TOUR, go to our Upcoming Workshops page.


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Recent ACT Initiatives

    ♦RASP Profiles Online | Details>
    ♦Webcasting | Details>
    ♦Parents Manual | Details>
    ♦Bursary Fund for BCTF Members | Details     ♦Research into Early Screening | Details>
    ♦ Explaining Autism in the  classroom       DVD/VHS Tapes now available | Details>

Other News
Special Movie Screening - "The Boy Inside"
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Cuts in Child Care Funding Coming star
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Are BC Autism Treatment Funds Taxable Income? - A Ruling from Canada Revenue Agency | Details>

BCASW Calls on Government to Respect Court Ruling on Youth with Disabilities star New | Details>

Announcement of a Comprehensive Canadian Federal Initiative on ASD | Details>

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For Children Under 6
· Fraser Region
· Vancouver Coastal Region
· Interior Region
· Northern Region
· Vancouver Island Region
· Out of Province
Grandfathered List
· RASP Application





Get Involved in Autism Research!
At the Autism & Developmental Disorders Lab at Simon Fraser University, we are looking for youth between the ages of 15-17 years of age and their parents to participate in a research study on social competence. 
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Siblings Growing Up with a Brother or Sister with a PDD Needed for Study
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Moms Wanted to Help Autism Research

Mother’s of children of all ages and abilities are urgently needed for a one hour phone interview. | Details >

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