Summer Series

Asperger Syndrome: From Diagnosis to Independence

Press Conference Announcing Aspergers101 Summer Series with the San Antonio Public Library  Asperger Syndrome: From Diagnosis to Independence.
May 3rd 2017 10:30a San Antonio Public Library Downtown


#1 Diagnosis (May 9th 2017) –

Do you suspect someone you love has autism or Asperger Syndrome? This program explores the signs, the medical explanation, and the hardwired facts. Topics discussed: signs of autism, the importance of diagnosis, grief, and moving forward with awareness. Hosted by Jennifer Allen, Founder of Aspergers101 and her son Samuel Allen. Special guest: Dr. Berenice de la Cruz, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Chief Operating Officer, Autism Community Network. MORE: the San Antonio Public Library and Aspergers101 announced a partnership and upcoming four-part educational series that will focus on understanding and excelling with high-functioning autism or Asperger Syndrome. A well-known team of autism experts (many of whom live successfully on the spectrum) will participate in discussions about important related topics. A question and answer session with the panel experts will follow each night. The series will be presented by Jennifer Allen, Founder and CEO of Aspergers101. Aspergers101 is a local nonprofit dedicated to empowering and educating individuals with high-functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome, their advocates, and the community.

Coming Soon…

  • Social Development (June 13th 2017)
  • Choices in Education (July 11th 2017)j
  • Independent Living (August 8th 2017)

Tell Me More About Asperger Syndrome

Official Poster

Media Contacts:

Caitlin Cowart  Community & Public Relations Manager/San Antonio Public Library/ 

Jennnifer Allen Founder/CEO Aspergers101/  

Summer Series Resources: Press Conference May 3rd 2017  10:30a San Antonio Public Library

Jennifer Allen/Founder & CEO Aspergers101

Ron Lucey/Executive Director Texas Governors Committee on People with Disabilities

Ramiro Salazar/San Antonio Public Library Director







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