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Online “Closed” College 101 Approaching Adulthood Information Series for Transition Age Youth (18-22) 7/22/20-9/9/20 7:00-8:30 PM EDT

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, $160

Register now for the AANE’s Online “Closed” College 101 Approaching Adulthood Information Series for Transition Age Youth (18-22).

Description: Are you getting ready to start or return to college? Have your summer plans been cancelled? This series will meet one evening per week for 8 weeks and help you get ready for college life, academically and socially. Adulting skills will be discussed and some guest speakers from colleges will join us.

This small group setting limited to 15 participants allows members to connect with each other and delivers a wealth of information.

Meeting Dates: 7/22/2020, 7/29/2020, 8/5/2020, 8/12/2020, 8/19/2020, 8/26/2020, 9/2/2020, 9/9/2020

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT

Cost: $160 per person

Financial assistance options of 50% or 75% off of the registration cost, are available on the registration form.

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

Facilitator: Jane Thierfeld Brown is Assistant Clinical Professor at Yale Child Study, Yale Medical School and Director of College Autism Spectrum. She has worked in Disability Services for 35 years. She holds an Ed.D from Columbia University, Teachers College. Dr. Brown consults with many families, students, school districts and institutions of higher education.

Dr. Brown has appeared on Good Morning America, CBS News and NPR. She has co- authored ” Student with Asperger’s: A Guide for College Professionals,” (2009) “The Parent’s Guide to College for Students on the Autism Spectrum,” (2012) and “Behavior Management and Self-Regulation,” (2012) along with many textbook chapters and articles. Dr. Brown is married and has three children, the youngest being a 23 year old son with Autism.



July 22
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Stephanie Birkdale, AANE
617-393-3824 x232