AANE is excited to begin celebrating its 25th year with a redesigned newsletter! Looking for upcoming events? There are buttons linking to complete listings for each group in our community in the sections below. For weekly event emails for adults and families, sign up here!
Support AANE and Watch the Magic Happen…
Donate to AANE before January 28 and enjoy a livestream magic performance by award-winning magician Peter Boie on January 31! Learn more.
Even as we begin this new year, we are mindful of all the grief we experienced in 2020. Executive Director Dania Jekel discusses other kinds of grief those on the autism spectrum often feel and ways to move through it.
AANE is expanding its annual conference on benefits and supports for adults with Asperger and similar autism profiles! This essential conference will provide recorded presentations in both Massachusetts and New York editions.
Learn more about upcoming events, workshops, and support groups for parents and families, including free Community Connection Sessions, a new social/support group for teens on the spectrum, and much more.
Professionals Working with the Asperger/Autism Community
Professional Development: Learning from First-Person Perspectives
Most licensed professionals working with the autism community are required to earn continuing education credit, but how does the content offered represent the voices of the people they serve? AANE’s Janet Barbieri makes the case for greater inclusion of first-person perspectives.
LifeMAP coaches and members of the Asperger/Autism Professional Coaching Association are helping their clients with life goals both large and small. Check out how one client shared a delicious accomplishment!