Autism NOW Webinar: Autism Awareness vs. Autism Acceptance
Autism Awareness vs. Autism Acceptance: How Self-Advocate Groups are Challenging the Tragedy Model of Disability
The registration for this webinar is closed, and it is now only available on-demand.
Time: Tuesday, April 3, 2012, from 2:00 to 3:00 PM EST
Speaker: Andee Joyce, Chapter Leader for Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN)
This webinar kicks off Autism Awareness Month, and will be led by the Autistic Self Advocacy Network. In it, we’ll answer questions like:
- Are you aware of the difference between autism awareness and autism acceptance?
- Why is it important to accept autism?
- What is it like to lead a disability-focused group?
- What are some of the things groups can do?
- And more!