Community Autism Network (CAN) harnesses interdisciplinary university and community partnerships to promote: (1) world-class training and educational opportunities for members of the autism community, service providers, family members, faculty and students; (2) interprofessional research focused on the holistic health and inclusion of individuals with autism and their families across the lifespan; (3) supporting accessible, evidence-based services, activities, and information with and for the community.
APPOINTED DIRECTOR OF THE COMMUNITY AUTISM NETWORK AT FGCU
Dr. Annemarie Connor
The mission of The Community Autism Network at FGCU is to integrate curated, evidence-based information from research into educational and clinical content, which informs the delivery of health and human services to individuals in our community with autism and/or other neurodiverse conditions, including intellectual disability, across the lifespan. The intent is to organize an interprofessional framework of disciplines representing faculty and team science focused on the application of psychoeducational strategies and community assets to improve the delivery of health and human services within this focal area. For more information please contact Dr. Annemarie Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Rethinking the Rations: Improving Recognition of Females with Autism Spectrum Disorder
This virtual training is presented by our very own CAN faculty member Dr. Noelle Balsamo and Dr. Erin Brooker Lozott, the Els for Autism Foundation Program Director. For more information contact: Mercedes Pagano email@example.com or (561) 212-8058 or CARD@fgcu.edu or (561) 297-2023. Registration is mandatory.
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Summer 2021 Events
CAN SWIM Special Olympics Youth Athletes Summer Program See Me Playgroup Workwell Employment Readiness Training