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Rudy Simone event!

I received information about an event and was asked to post about it. So, Rudy Simone (who I think is awesome and I will see in April at a conference) is speaking.

 

THE HELP GROUP’S DISTINGUISHED LECTURER SERIES TO FEATURE RUDY SIMONE, NOTED ASPERGER’S SYNDROME AUTHOR

The Help Group and its Advance LA transition program are pleased to announce that Rudy Simone will be the first speaker in its 2011 Distinguished Lecturer Series.  Ms. Simone will present “Young Adults with Asperger’s or High-functioning Autism: Must-have Advice for Transitioning Successfully to Work and Adult Life” on Thursday, February 24 at 6:30 p.m. at The Help Group Autism Center, 13164 Burbank Blvd. in Sherman Oaks, California. Tickets are $25 for professionals seeking continuing education credits and $10 for all other guests.  For more information or to register, please visit www.thehelpgroup.org.

Founded in 1975, The Help Group is dedicated to helping young people with autism and other special needs fully realize their potential.  It is the largest, most comprehensive nonprofit of its kind in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the field of autism.  The Help Group offers a wide range of innovative autism spectrum disorders programs, and each day, 950 students ages 3 – 22 attend its autism day schools.

 

Here is the event info and online registration

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Rudy Simone on understanding and empowering ‘Aspergirls’ « JKP blog – Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Rudy Simone on understanding and empowering ‘Aspergirls’ « JKP blog – Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

One of my favorite books. I will probably talk about it later in more depth.

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Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability: A Social Approach – book information – Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability: A Social Approach – book information – Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

 

Another book I thought looked interesting. Anyone know anything about it?

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Disability and Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons from Survivors’ Narratives for Effective Protection, Prevention and Treatment – book information – Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Disability and Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons from Survivors’ Narratives for Effective Protection, Prevention and Treatment – book information – Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

 

I found this book online. I haven’t gotten a chance to look at it more but thought it looked interesting. Has anyone read it?

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*Disclaimer: I have not read all of these nor am I posting them as a sign that I support/agree with all of their views. I hope to read more and be able to post based on endorsement but at this time they are simply what I am finding. Please let me know if there is anything offensive*

 

General Sexuality and Disability

 

Sexuality and Autism

 

Disability and Abuse

 

 

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