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Call for papers: Altogether Autism Conference 2013

Inspiring Excellence in Autism Highlighting and encouraging research, best practice, worthwhile support and effective self-advocacy in New Zealand. 9 – 10 JULY 2013 Kingsgate Hotel, 100 Garnett Ave, Te Rapa, Hamilton Altogether Autism invites interested parties to submit their abstracts

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Registration for ASfAR 2012 now open

If you are attending the ASfAR conference at Macquarie University on 6th and 7th December, please complete your registration as soon as possible. Registration is free but you must be a member of ASfAR to attend. If you are not currently a

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Towards a new definition of autism: Free public forum in Melbourne, 24th October

The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), to be published in 2013, is introducing significant changes to current diagnostic definitions of Autism and related conditions. In particular, with the introduction of the new diagnostic

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A Review of the Research to Identify the Most Effective Models of Practice in Early Intervention for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

The Federal Government Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) requested ASFAR carry out an updated review of early intervention for ASD, based on the literature from 2006 to the present. It was an update of the

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Growing Up With Autism: Workshop in Brisbane, Nov 16

An overview of assessment and intervention from early intervention to young adulthood in Australia and internationally. The workshop will focus on early identification and intervention for pre-schoolers, school students, and young adults with autism and their families. Come and find out about

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Abstract submission for ASfAR 2012

The call for abstracts for our inaugural conference in December is currently open. Closing date is next Monday, 24th September.

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The Australasian Society for Autism Research (ASfAR) is a member based organization devoted to advancing knowledge about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) through research and scholarship.

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