This conference is named in honor of Dr. Daniel W. Rosenn -- a dedicated professional and founding AANE board member -- and provides an opportunity for the entire autism community to come together and learn.
This year's virtual conference event will include a series of presentations highlighting how integrating lived experience into professional practice can improve and advance the fields of medical and behavioral healthcare, education, and employment. Learn more about the conference here.
AANE Thanks Our Generous 2022 Conference Sponsors
Neuropsychology & Education Services for Children & Adolescents (NESCA)
55 Chapel Street, Suite 202 Newton, MA 02458
Additional offices: Londonderry, NH, and Plainville, MA
Planned Lifetime Assistance Network (PLAN) of Massachusetts and Rhode Island
50 Cabot Street, Suite 206, Needham, MA 02494
331 Waterman Street, Suite 158E, Providence, RI 02906
Planned Lifetime Assistance Network of MA &RI is a 501(c)3, nonprofit organization that proudly serves those with disabilities – life-long or related to illness, injury, or age – helping to preserve assets, protect access to public benefits, and most importantly, to live well. We operate as a Special Needs Trustee by providing quality trustee/fiduciary services to individuals and their families through sound, thoughtful trust administration and compassionate, caring social service support.
Chapel Haven Schleifer Center
1040 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
203-397-1714 ext. 185
Chapel Haven Schleifer Center is a nationally accredited transitional living program located in New Haven, Connecticut that offers comprehensive, individualized services for adults with developmental and social disabilities who desire independence. We appreciate that independence, more than living on one’s own, means having the freedom to pursue a life of fulfillment and define for oneself what that fulfillment means. We provide services in support of that pursuit, including residential programs, virtual learning, day programs, recreation, vocational training, and a host of other options to meet the unique needs of each adult.
College Internship Program (CIP)
40 Main St, Suite 3
Lee, MA 01238
CIP has been helping young adults with autism and learning differences find success in college, employment, and independent living in our Centers since 1984. Our vision is to challenge the norms of what people with learning differences can achieve. CIP offers summer and year-round programs at five Centers across the US. We individualize college academic, social, career, and life skills support to empower our students to build happy and productive lives.
McLean Hospital: Pathways Academy
11 Hillside Ave
Arlington, MA 02476
617 - 855-2847
Pathways Academy at McLean Hospital is a year-round, therapeutic day school developed to meet the social, sensory, psychological, and educational needs of children and adolescents ages 6 through 22 with autism spectrum disorders. Pathways uses a social-pragmatic approach to help students successfully learn social-pragmatic, social-emotional, and academic skills within a low-stress, therapeutic school setting.
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Aspire
1 Maguire Road
Lexington, MA 02421
Aspire, a MassGeneral Hospital program, specializes in helping children, teens and adults on the autism spectrum achieve success. Our programming is uniquely designed to help participants with Asperger profiles develop positive self-awareness, stress management and social competency skills so they can succeed at home, school, work and in community settings.
One Thoreau Way
Thetford Center, VT 05075
Akeela is a community where neurodivergent youth experience summer camps designed intentionally for them. Akeela campers are best described as quirky, friendly, and witty, and typically fit a profile of Asperger’s or ASD 1. Camp Akeela is a 3.5 week coed overnight camp in Vermont with traditional camp activities for grades 3-10. Beyond Akeela is a 2.5 week overnight program for grades 10-12 focused on college readiness.
Special Needs Companies
211 Cochituate Road
Framingham, MA 01701
Special Needs Companies, a suite of legal and family services. Under this umbrella is Special Needs Law Group providing advice to navigate a variety of legal issues including Estate Planning, Guardianship, and advocacy. Special Needs Family Services with a mission to support and enhance the life of beneficiaries. We provide skilled administration of First-Party and Third-Party Special Needs Trusts and a complete suite of professional services. Call us today 508-861-3453