ASF Family Conference

July 23 - 26, 2004

Sign Up for Consultations with Angelman Syndrome Experts

Sign up for consultations with Angelman syndrome experts to receive personalized guidance tailored for our attendees. Limited spaces are available for one-on-one or small group sessions with specialists in mental health, behavior, toileting, IEPs, AACs, insurance and government resources, adult transition, financial planning, and more. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with experts dedicated to supporting the unique needs of the Angelman syndrome community.

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Counseling Sessions

Book a counseling session with the Angelman Syndrome Foundation’s counseling consultant, Shannon Barlow, during your time at the ASF Family Conference. Shannon is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 20+ years of experience working with individuals, families, and children/ adolescents. Shannon has spent the last four years supporting the AS community. Limited spaces available.

TOILETING FOR BEGINNERS

Join a small group session with Dr. Colin Muething to discuss the journey of toileting your loved one who lives with Angelman Syndrome. Dr. Colin Muething, Ph.D., BCBA-D, from Emory University School of Medicine serves as Program Director of the Complex Behavior Support Program, one of a handful of programs of its kind. Limited spaces available.

TOILETING FOR THOSE ACTIVELY TRAINING

Join a small group session with Dr. Colin Muething to discuss the journey of toileting your loved one who lives with Angelman Syndrome. Dr. Colin Muething, Ph.D., BCBA-D, from Emory University School of Medicine serves as Program Director of the Complex Behavior Support Program, one of a handful of programs of its kind. Limited spaces available.

BEHAVIOR CONSULT

Dr. Chris Keary works with families to develop treatment plans addressing behavioral and mental health concerns in patients with Angelman Syndrome at the MGH Angelman Syndrome Clinic in Boston. Schedule a consult with Dr. Keary on Wednesday, July 24 or Thursday, July 25 at the Kalahari Resort in Sandusky. Limited spaces available.

Insurance, Waivers, and Resource Consult

Eric Wright, LCSW supports community members in navigating private insurance, government programs, and the supports set up nationally and locally for individuals with Angelman syndrome. Consult with Eric on advocating for better coverage and what to do when facing rejection.

IEP Consult

Visit the IEP Table at the ASF Family Conference exhibitor fair to meet with the ASF’s educational programming experts. Staci Zimmerman, M.Ed., and Michelle Martin, M.Ed. will be presenting during the exhibitor fair to help review IEPs and related documents, brainstorm IEP goals, troubleshoot any pain points you may have in your services, and promote further inclusion in school.
No appointment necessary, simply drop by.