2018 Benefits Conference: Benefits Materials

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These materials will be presented at Asperger Syndrome and Adult Life: Navigating the Massachusetts Public and Private Supports and Service Systems on January 20, 2018 and are gathered here for review.

General Session:

Kerry Mahoney: State and Federal Benefits Overview

Workshop Session 1:

Kathryn Collins-Wooley, Ph.D.: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Employment, and Social Security Benefits

Ken W. Shulman & Day Pitney, LLP: Workshop on Estate Planning and Alternatives to Guardianship

Barbara Jackins:

Cathy Boyle

Alex/John

Workshop Session 2:

Barbara Bissonette: Forward Motion Coaching

Nataliya Poto: AANE’s LifeMAP

Leslie O’Brien, LICSW: Aspire Internship Program

Micah Fleisig: Transitions to Work

Jenna Callahan: Overview of MRC

Anna Hermann: Community Living Division

Elsa

Jo Anne Bayliss

Amy Weinstock

Lea Hill: DDS Initiatives for Adults With Autism but Without Intellectual Disability

Workshop Session 3:

Kathryn Collins-Wooley, Ph.D.: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Employment, and Social Security Benefits

Cathy Boyle

Ellen Kilicarslan: Adult Foster Care

Alan White: Toward Independent Living and Learning

Michael Caballero: Specialized Housing, Inc.

Jenna Callahan: Overview of MRC

Anna Hermann: Community Living Division

Elsa

Workshop Session 4:

Barbara Bissonette: Forward Motion Coaching

Nataliya Poto: AANE’s LifeMAP

Leslie O’Brien, LICSW: Aspire Internship Program

Micah Fleisig: Transitions to Work

Cathy

Jo Anne Bayliss

Amy Weinstock

Lea Hill: DDS Initiatives for Adults With Autism but Without Intellectual Disability