Autism

posted Aug 13, 2012, 9:48 AM by RAiSE 102   [ updated Oct 10, 2012, 9:16 AM ]
On October 9, Marrea Winnega, PhD, will give a presentation on autism.  Dr. Winnega is District 102's autism consultant and helped develop our Connections program.  Dr. Winnega will discuss a variety of topics including communication challenges, social skill development, and behavior strategies.  Her presentation will also address learning styles and planning for the future.    Her presentation will also target areas of interest to parents.  To forward a question to Dr. Winnega for her to address during the presentation, please send it to raise102@gmail.com with the subject: Autism Presentation.  In addition, Dr. Winnega will be available for a Question and Answer session after the presentation.
 
Marrea Winnega, PhD, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with specialties in autism spectrum disorders and developmental psychology. She received her Master's in Psychology and Doctorate in Clinical and Developmental Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago.  Additional information about her is available here.
 
This meeting is being co-sponsored by District 102 and will take place on Tuesday, October 9th at 7:00 PM in the Park Jr. High LRC (333 N. Park, LaGrange, IL 60525).
 
Podcast Available:
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