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Date: Oct 12, 2013
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Speaker(s): David Finch
Location: The Regency Hotel, Portland, Maine
On Saturday, October 12, David Finch will be a presenting a workshop just for teens: "Square Pegs: The Gift of Being Different." By relating his own experience through humorous stories, David will be encouraging teens to embrace the unique qualities of Aspergers. He will also be sharing practical strategies for navigating these tumultuous years.
Following David's talk, two students with Aspergers will besharing their own insights related to the challenges and successes of the high school and college years. Hannah, age 18, will present: "Aspergers Awesomeness: The Many Joys of Aspies", followed by John, age 24, speaking about: "Taking Advantage of Your Unique Psychological Profile".
There will be a panel discussion with opportunity for questions with David, Hannah and John prior to the conclusion of the event.