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Online “Closed” Support Group for Parents of Tweens, 9/29/20-12/8/2,0 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM EDT

September 29 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm, $160

This group is designed for parents and other adult family members of tween boys & girls who have been diagnosed with Aspergers/Autism or other similar profiles.

This small group setting limited to 16 participants allows parents to connect with each other and delivers a wealth of information.

This group will be run by Laura Perez, M.Sc., Directora de Programas para la Communidad Latina, Laura Perez, M.Sc., is a parent specialist with ANNE’s Child and Teen Services Team, and is also the Director of Programs for the Latino Community. Laura has been with AANE since 2016. She helps parents via phone, online meetings, support groups, and face to face coaching, drawing on her professional and personal experiences. In the Summer of 2017, she attended the Parent Consultant Training Institute of the Federation for Children with Special Needs. She also consults with the Justice Resource Institute and with Massachusetts Advocates for Children. On the personal side, she is a mother of three, including a young adult with ASD

“Closed” groups and activities have the same members for a set number of sessions.

Meeting Dates: 9/15, 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 11/17, 11/30, 12/8

Cost: $160 $140 (prorated for 7 sessions) for the first family member and $40 for the second family member.

Financial assistance options are available for 50% or 75% off of the registration cost (reduced prices prorated).

After you register, please consider donating the cost of registration so that someone in financial need can attend.

To learn more about financial assistance, please contact stephanie.birkdale@aane.org.  No one will be turned away due to cost.



September 29
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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Stephanie Birkdale, AANE
617-393-3824 x232