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ACT lists workshops and conferences on our website for organizations and agencies who are offering workshops on autism related topics within BC. ACT is not affiliated with these workshops, nor do we endorse, represent or ensure the veracity of the information presented. We are listing this information in the interest of providing support to families and professionals seeking additional training and information on autism related topics.

The Down Syndrome Research Foundation has announced a series of workshops designed to provide relevant information to assist families who have a child with special needs prepare for the future. Various dates and topics; see the flyer for details or contact Joy Hayden at 604.444.3773 or

Fraser Health Developmental Disabilities Mental Health Services will hold Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Training Program from September 12 weekly until to Dec 12. See the brochure or program for details.

The Richmond Autism Parents Support Group is sponsoring a workshop by Judith Bluestone on the topic The HANDLE Approach to Autism & Other Neurodevelopmental Challenges on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008 6-8 pm . See flyer for details.

Conference: Health and Wellbeing in Persons with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities: Children, Youth, and Adults. September 24-26, Coast Plaza Hotel, Vancouver. See website for details.

Richmond Society for Community Living will hold a Positive Parentingworkshop on September 27. See flyer for details.

Workshop: M.O.R.E Motor components Oral organization Respiratory demands Eye contact and control will be held September 26 and 27, 2008. See flyer for details.

Scheduled fall workshops from I Step Ahead: September 27, Professionalism and Interpersonal Skills for Behavior Interventionists, Marecel Cleto; October 4, Manding: Creating and Capturing Opportunities to Teach Communication, Anna Matchneva, M.Ed, BCBA; October 25, Building Cooperation and Motivation to Learn, Anna Matchneva, M.Ed, BCBA, and Alexia Stack, M.Ed. See website for details.

Autism Speaks Canada's BC Walk/Run Now for Autism will be held Oct. 19. See flyer for details.

The F.O.R.C.E. Society for Kids Mental Health is holding a "non" conference on Engaging with Families for Child and Youth Mental Health on Oct. 17. See flyer for details.

The Positive Behavioural Support Program is hosting a Positive Parenting: The basics and beyond workshop In Punjabi on Oct. 20. See flyer for details.

Harmony House will be hosting a two-day workshop entitled Social Strategies for Providing Inclusive Environments in a School Setting for Children with Autism on Oct. 25 & 26. See flyer for details.

CLBC is holding a supported employment workshop called Employment Now: What does it take? on Oct. 28. See flyer for details.

Quesnel's Innovative Living Solutions is sponsoring a two day basic Picture Exchange Communication System training workshop in Quesnel November 14 & 15 | Details>.

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