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FILLED – Online “Open” Community Connections Session for Recently Diagnosed Adults, 11/9/20, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET

11/09/2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Free

DESCRIPTION: If you are an adult who has been newly diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder or if you don’t have a formal diagnosis, but think you might be on the spectrum, join Michele Cantara and Nancy Schwartz from AANE’s Adult Services team and 10-20 other adults who are facing similar situations. Share your reasons for pursuing (or not pursuing) a diagnosis. Talk about how your diagnosis or the prospect of being on the spectrum makes you feel, identify possible next steps on your personal Asperger journey, and learn about longer-term support group options at AANE.

WHEN: Monday, November 9, 2020

TIME: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET

WHERE: Online via Zoom

FACILITATORS: Michele Cantara and Nancy Schwartz

COST: Free

REGISTRATION: Advanced registration is required. After you have registered, a confirmation email is sent with a link to attend the program. Registrants who do not receive the confirmation email should check their email spam folder. Registration closes 24 hours prior to the event. Early registration is highly recommended as many programs fill quickly.

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EVENT & GROUP INFORMATION: All AANE programming is currently online. The following terms are used for different audience specifications:

  • “Open” events/groups may have different participants joining from session to session and “Closed” events/groups have the same participants for a set number of sessions.

CODES OF CONDUCT: Participants at AANE events are expected to act respectfully toward other participants and group facilitators. AANE reserves the right to deny admission to and/or ask individual participants to leave an event. For more information see FAQS.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT: The online platform for the event/program will be listed in the confirmation email from AANE. For assistance with Zoom, please visit the Zoom Help Center prior to the event to become familiar with the platform. 

DISCLAIMER: The resources and information shared within AANE support groups are for informational and educational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical or mental health advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Our hope is that these resources will provide you with useful connections as you navigate your journey of discovery and connection. AANE makes no warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information shared within the group.


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