When & Where
April 28 & 29, 2012
Crown Plaza Manila Galleria,
Ortigas Ave. corner ADB Avenue,
Quezon City, Philippines
Theme — Living with Autism: Hope@Home
This year’s conference aims to promote, first and foremost, acceptance of autism within the family. It seeks to empower families to make informed decisions and to take bolder steps to ensure quality life for their member with autism.
It will also provide a fresh perspective to professionals as collaborative and supportive partners of families in the management of autism.
It will feature interactive web interviews with Dr. Temple Grandin and Dr. Stephen Shore, two of the most famous experts on autism. It will also feature Filipino experts Dr. Alexis L. Reyes, our country’s leading Developmental Pediatrician, Dr. Michael Tan and Dr. Honey Carandang. It will showcase local experiences of parents, siblings and persons with autism as self advocates.
It will also showcase initiatives of the government (Carmona, Cavite) and the private sector “Community Based Rehabilitation (CBR)” both in the rural and urban settings to provide programs and services for families and communities facing the challenges of autism.
And finally, the Conference aims to highlight the vital role of the family in developing self advocates Filipino Persons with Autism (PWA).
Conference Registration Fees
Early Bird (Till Apr 17)
ASP Members – Php 4,000.00
Non ASP Members – Php 4,500.00
Foreign Delegates – USD 120.00
On Site (Apr 18 onwards)
ASP Members – Php 5,000.00
Non ASP Members – Php 6,000.00
Foreign Delegates – USD150.00
*Registration fee is inclusive of conference kit, handouts, certificate, lunch and two snacks per day
A special registration rate is available for a group of ten (10) participants.
For more information on the conference, please contact the Conference Coordinator, Reynaldo Refran at telephones (02) 926 6941, (02) 929 8447, mobile number 09266944936 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Source: ASP Facebook Page