Free Webinar for Parents and Caregivers of Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Register today to join the discussion and receive helpful resources from healthcare professionals

Children’s Specialized Hospital will host a free webinar, Transitioning Adolescent Healthcare into Adulthood, for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  The webinar will consist of presentations from various experts at Children’s Specialized Hospital and will provide support and guidance for parents and caregivers to help navigate their child’s journey into adulthood.

Children’s Specialized Hospital will offer an English session on May 22 from 12 pm- 1:30 pm and a Spanish session on May 19 from 11 am- 12:30 pm. Topics will include:

  • Healthcare transition readiness
  • Legal guardianship
  • Overcoming adult healthcare barriers
  • Finding adult providers
  • Practical resources

Visit the events calendar at www.childrens-specialized.org/events to register. Questions: contact Adrienne Robertiello at 1-888-CHILDREN (244-5373) ext. 2481 or arobertiello@childrens-specialized.org

Children’s Specialized is the region’s largest provider of services for children with ASD. With a focus on early intervention and treatment, it is one of the few programs in New Jersey that provides coordinated, multidisciplinary care for children, adolescents and their families. Dedicated to providing family-centered care, Children’s Specialized is constantly finding new ways to meet the ever-changing needs of its patients and families.

Home to 19 developmental and behavioral specialists, the most in the country, Children’s Specialized is offering families and caregivers a unique opportunity to interact and learn directly from the experts. “These webinars will provide families with concrete and structured information and resources to help them navigate the next phase in their child’s journey into adulthood,” said Adrienne Robertiello, autism educator at Children’s Specialized Hospital.

This event is open to the public and attendees do not need to be Children’s Specialized Hospital patients or employees. Clinicians, professionals in the field, parents, and caregivers are encouraged to attend.

This webinar was made possible by the Kohl’s Autism Awareness Program at Children’s Specialized Hospital thanks to the generosity of Kohl’s Cares.

Visit the events calendar at www.childrens-specialized.org/events to register. Questions: contact Adrienne Robertiello at 1-888-CHILDREN (244-5373) ext. 2481 or arobertiello@childrens-specialized.org.

Children’s Specialized Hospital is the nation’s leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges — from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health. At thirteen different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals.  To help, or find more information: call 888-CHILDRENS; visit www.childrens-specialized.org; Facebook: www.facebook.com/childrensspecialized; Twitter: www.twitter.com/childrensspecnj; YouTube: www.youtube.com/cshnj; LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/children's-specialized-hospital

Contact Information
  1. Adrienne Robertiello
  2. 1-888-244-5373
Fri, May 19
11:00 am — 12:30 pm
Add to My Calendar 05/19/2017 11:00am 05/19/2017 12:30pm America/New_York Free Webinar for Parents and Caregivers of Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Register today to join the discussion and receive helpful resources from healthcare professionals

Children’s Specialized Hospital will host a free webinar, Transitioning Adolescent Healthcare into Adulthood, for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The webinar will consist of presentations from various experts at Children’s Specialized Hospital and will provide ...

150 New Providence Road Mountainside, NJ 07092

150 New Providence Road
Mountainside, NJ 07092

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Berkeley Heights

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Berkeley Heights

TAPinto Berkeley Heights Directory of Advertisers

TAPinto Berkeley Heights is locally owned and operated. We are able to provide you with original, objective and always FREE local reporting of Berkeley Heights news and events thanks to our advertisers. We encourage you to patronize our advertisers and tell them you saw their ad on TAPinto Berkeley Heights:

Adams Fine Clothing, 908-665-0800

Allstate Insurance, Lori Cicali, ...

Summit Y Youth Help out Imagine in Mountainside

July 21, 2017

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Imagine thanks the fine and awesome Summit Area YMCA teens pictured above for volunteering at Imagine on a hot July day to help with the start of a new memory garden at the Imagine center in Mountainside.

They prepared a more than 60' stretch of land for planting and also helped make greeting cards and attended an Imagine workshop.

“I learned a lot of ...

Middle States Commission on Higher Education Acted to Reaffirm Accreditation for Union County College

Union County College was notified by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education that they reaffirmed the College’s accreditation on June 22, 2017. The notification letter was the final piece of documentation needed to complete a more than three year process of preparation for the commission’s review.

“The preparation for the Middle States Site Team visit in March ...

Space Still Available for Summer Youth Programs at Union County College

Registration is still available for late starting summer youth programs through the Office of Continuing Education. Classes are taught by NJ-certified teachers and subject matter experts that specialize in delivering high-quality youth programs for students ages 11-18.  Classes run through August 17, and many courses are still available for enrollment.  

Educational classes offered ...

Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights is Given a 5 Star Rating by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights, a skilled nursing facility located in Berkeley Heights, NJ, has earned an overall 5 Star Rating, in accordance with the standards set forth by the State of NJ and the U.S. Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Several years ago, the CMS enhanced its Nursing Home Compare public reporting site to include a set of quality ratings for each ...

New Providence’s First of the Summer Family Fun Night Series Was a Big Success Despite the Rain

July 16, 2017

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The Asbury Fever Springsteen Tribute Band was forced inside the Recreation center for the second consecutive year by threats of thunderstorms, but once again they attracted nearly one hundred residents who congregated inside the gym to hear the 7-piece band perform music by Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel and Southside Johnny.

The first Family Fun Night of the summer managed ...

US Will Reimburse Somerset County for Trump Visits

July 19, 2017

WASHINGTON - New Jersey Rep. Lance (R-7th) has confirmed that the United States Secret Service has designated Bedminster a priority for presidential protection – allowing law enforcement and other protection-related costs eligible for reimbursement by the federal government. 

“Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson and the excellent law enforcement personnel in New ...

Kudos to Playground Camp Staff, Recreation

July 21, 2017

To the Editor,

I want to give kudos to Carolyn George and all the staff at the Playground Camp. I have been walking the same route during the summer for the last 15 years. Along my route is Playground Camp. Each and every year I have noticed how it keeps evolving. New special events, new play spaces, improved communication, and engaged staff. 

 

I was a camper and a counselor ...

Tell Me a Little Bit About Yourself

 

Are college interviews still a thing?  Why yes, yes they are.  While some colleges have shied away from the practice due to the sheer volume of applicants the encounter each year many will still grant them to the inquiring student.  Remember how we talked about demonstrating interest last month?  An interview is an amazing way to make a very personal plea to a ...