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The conference is the space for interaction of researchers, service providers, state administration representatives and parents who join efforts in development of the comprehensive support system for children and adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in Russia

The conference is the space for interaction of researchers, service providers, state administration representatives and parents who join efforts in development of the comprehensive support system for children and adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in Russia

Conference structure

В соответствии с жизненным маршрутом человека с расстройствами аутистического спектра (РАС), все события конференции структурированы по четырем блокам: Диагностика. Ранняя помощь. Образование. Жизнь в обществе

Diagnostics

Early detection of children from ASD risk group. Early assessment and diagnosis. Parents outreach. Pediatrics doctors education. Implementation of the modern international tools for ASD diagnostics.

Early intervention

Evidence-based interventions for ASD in early childhood. Family-centered approach. Parents as implementers of effective interventions. Parents competencies programs.

Education

International practices and approaches towards education of children with ASD. Methods and practices in educational processes. Models for development of special education programs for children with ASD. Teaching professionals to work with students with ASD within the Russian system of education.

Life in the society

Supported living and supported employment of people with ASD. Structural solutions for long-term care and support of people with ASD. Support for people with ASD in the workplace. Daycare programs for people with more severe cases of ASD and other developmental disabilities

Goals

Analysis of the international research evidence, studying of effective strategies and the best Russian and international practices of support for children and adults with ASD

Objectives

Design and development of the comprehensive support system for people with ASD through uniting scientific, professional, state and parents resources

Participants

The participants of the discussion of the conference goals and objectives are researchers who specialize in the different aspects of autism, various professionals – healthcare providers, teachers, preschools directors and educators, representatives of the legislative and administrative agencies, advocates from the Russian parents groups

Agenda

The first day of the conference is more oriented towards representatives of the state agencies and structures, the program includes plenary presentations about the different aspects of the development of the comprehensive support system for children and adults with ASD in Russia, as well as the presentations from the state officials.

The second and the third days of the conference include lectures, workshops, panel discussions and trainings from the leading international and Russian experts in the area of support for children and adults with ASD.

Forms of the participation in the conference: plenary presentations, section discussions, workshops.

Conference languages: Russian and English