EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
OCTOBER 6 | ARTS WORK SALE + AUCTION
ASI’s Signature Arts Event
Join us from 5:30-8:30 pm at Asbury Hall for our 15th annual ArtsWork Sale + Auction. This event features hundreds of drawings, paintings, works on paper and clay sculptures which will all be for sale throughout the evening.
OCTOBER 14 | ASI/ASWNY Fall Workshop
Lessons from the Neurodiverse: Helping Individuals with Autism Help Themselves, featuring Dr. Laurence Sugarman, research Professor and Director, Center for Applied Psychophysiology and Self-Regulation (CAPS) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).
This evidence-based workshop will explore recent discoveries about the autonomic nervous system (ANS) and early brain development that provide compelling clues about why individuals with ASD use repetitive and/or restrictive behaviors as calming and coping mechanisms.
OCTOBER 19 | RAPID PROMPTING METHOD
Join us from 6:30-8:00 PM for this FREE workshop
This workshop will provide an introduction to RPM, featuring personal stories from RPM Parent / Practitioners, an overview of RPM, video clips demonstrating RPM and Q & A. Presented by Buffalo RPM cofounders and RPM Parent / Practitioners Laurie Bernstein, Lisa Clinton and Lisa Reyes. This workshop is free and open to the public. Please register by email or call 716-992-0131
NOVEMBER 2 | WORKSHOP: OPWDD FRONT DOOR INFO SESSION
FREE workshop held at our Hamburg Resource Center
Join us for a visit with Stephanie McLean Beathley, LMSW, OPWDD Front Door Training Facilitator/Transition Coordinator as we discuss the Front Door. OPW’s Front Door strives to improve the way people learn about OPWDD and available service options, better connect individual needs to available services, and give people as many opportunities as possible for self-direction. Please RSVP by email or call 716-992-0131
NOVEMBER 4 | SPIKING FOR AUTISM
Join us for the 4th Annual Matt Anderson Spiking for Autism Volleyball Tournament
Event also features a basket raffle and food trucks. Check in begins at 8:30 am, games start at 9:00 am. Proceeds benefit the Autism Services, Inc. Resource Center in Hamburg, NY
DECEMBER 7 | AUTISM: THE TEENAGE YEARS
Join us at 7:00 PM for this FREE workshop
The teenage years are tough – with or without autism. Alanna Lipinski, a licensed psychologist at The Summit Center Behavioral Pediatrics Clinic will discuss the teenage years and how having an autism spectrum disorder factors into this stage of life. A question and answer discussion will follow. The workshop is free and open to the public. Please register by email or call 716-992-0131