National Autism Conference 2024

About

The Autism conference provides comprehensive, evidence-based information to assist educators, other professionals, and families in developing effective educational programming for all students with autism spectrum disorders.

Who Should Attend

Family members, physicians, speech-language pathologists, administrators, higher-education faculty, general and special education professionals, early-intervention staff, related service personnel, behavioral health analysts/professionals, and anyone interested in autism spectrum disorders.

National Autism Conference Outcomes

  •     Cite specific research findings concerning autism spectrum disorders and relate them to assessment, instruction, and progress determination, including specific communication.
  •     Describe appropriate interventions, materials, and progress-monitoring practices based on continuous instructional evidence in the areas of cognition, language, social skills, and motor skills.
  •     Identify, analyze, and apply evidence-based practices for the treatment of students with autism spectrum disorders in cognition, communication, and social and motor skills.
  •     Formulate practical and evidence-based instructional plans for students with autism spectrum disorders in order to have them progress in the general education curriculum with specific accommodations in language, cognition, and social and motor skills.
  •     Incorporate the use of instructional technology and visual-graphic organizers into the instruction of students with autism spectrum disorders in order to increase organizational skills and improve achievement.
  •     Relate specific assessment and intervention procedures to the general education curriculum and academic standards and benchmarks, including specific applications to communication-based approaches.

Registration

There are three ways to participate in the National Autism Conference again this year! www.pattan.net/events

  • In-Person Registration at PaTTAN Central will open April 22, 2024. Seating is limited and there is a non-refundable $150 registration fee payable by check or credit card while registering. Registration fee questions only: RegistrationFees@pattan.net

  • Virtual Registration will open April 22, 2024. Same day/time (live) viewing of the sessions, no registration fee.

  • Online Registration will open April 22, 2024. PLEASE NOTE: Online courses with recordings of the sessions will OPEN for viewing on September 4 and CLOSE on October 4, 2024. No credits will be awarded for the Online sessions until November 4. (For the Online Conference we will NOT be able to award BACB credits to participants prior to August 31, 2024.) No registration fee.

 

NAC 2024. Save the Date. August 5 to 8, 2024. 28th National Autism Conference. New venue for 2024. PaTTAN Central Conference Center in Harrisburg, PA.

 

Have a Pioneering Practice to Share?
Call for Poster Proposals: Applications due May 17! 

Poster Proposal

High School STEM CAMP

Do you know a college-bound high school student on the autism spectrum who would benefit from STEM Camp,
August 5-8, 2024?
 

 

 
Parent Scholarship
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2024 High School STEM Camp