Sunday, November 27, 2011

The Neuropsychology of ASDs

Children's National Medical Center's Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders (CASD) and DC Autism Parents will present a lecture on the Neuropsychology of ASDs: Putting All the Pieces Together on December 1 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Dr. Michael Rosenthal will discuss the relevence of neuropsych assessment in understanding children with ASDs, with a special focus on executive functioning and social cognition. He will also cover the situations where such an assessment may be necessary and how the results can be used to guide targeted treatment planing at school and at home.

Space is limited and registration is necessary. Register by calling 202-271-9262 or emailing info@dcautismparents.org. The lecture will take place at the Riggs-Lamond Neighborhood Library (5401 South Dakota Avenue NE) in DC.

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