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Improving K-12 education for students on the autism spectrum in Montgomery County, MD

Anxiety Plus Autism: Anything but Neurotypical

  • 16 Dec 2020
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Online


An xMinds Event

Date and Time:  Wednesday, December 16 at 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Location:  Online

Cost: Free

Individuals on the autism spectrum frequently struggle with anxiety, but parents and teachers don’t always recognize it for what it is.

Why?  Because students on the spectrum experience anxiety differently than neurotypical students.  

What are the triggers we sometimes overlook? What are the unexpected reactions anxiety causes? What approaches are best for supporting these students at home and in class?

Join us to find out how anxiety may be affecting your child on the autism spectrum, and what you can do to help.

Our guest speakers will be:

 Jonathan Dalton, Ph.D., licensed psychologist and founder and director of the Center for Anxiety and Behavioral Change (CABC) in Rockville, MD.

Jeremy Pedneau, an autistic young adult living in Montgomery County with his parents and working as a piano tuner. (If you have questions for Jeremy, please submit them when you register before December 14.)

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