YAI Autism Conference
YAI NYC Autism Conference
Our 2019 conference was on
Tuesday April 2, 2019
Thank you to all of our attendees and presenters for making this another successful event.
Below you can download slideshows from the days workshops, see the agenda for the day, and download the conference brochure.
Supporting People with Autism: Finding Opportunity In Change
Registration and Breakfast (provided)
Keynote: Fred R Volkmar, MD, Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Pediatrics, and Psychology at Yale University, Child Study Center and Editor, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
The Changing Face of Autism: A Developmental Perspective
Conor Tague, Actionplay Chorus Member
Solo Musical Performance
Judith Ursitti, Director, State Government Affairs, Autism Speaks
Advocacy: Your Voice Matters
1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Afternoon Workshops
A. New York Autism Insurance Law: What You Need to Know - Judith Ursitti, Director, State Government Affairs, Autism Speaks
B. Navigating the Disability Service System for People with Autism - Caroline Dunn, LMSW, Coordinator, YAI LINK; Emily Gerner, LMSW, Supervisor, YAI LINK
Call YAI LINK at 212.273.6182.
Supported in part by the NYC Council's Autism Initiative