Archive for January, 2013

Reminder: Professor Simon Baron-Cohen will be online to answer your questions tomorrow – January 31, 2013

January 30, 2013

http://www.awares.org/conferences

Just a reminder that the first presenter this year in Autism Cymru’s exciting series of monthly one-day online autism conferences is Professor Simon Baron-Cohen – one of the world’s best-known and most highly respected names in autism research. Simon will be online all day tomorrow (Thursday, January 31, 2013) from 9am UK time to answer your questions. Simon’s paper is available to read right now at http://www.awares.org/conferences once you have registered. The event is open to all – so please let your friends, colleagues and networks know about this unique opportunity.

This conference is kindly sponsored by Options Group, a leading provider of specialist care, education and therapy for children, young people and adults with autism, Asperger’s syndrome, learning disabilities and complex needs.

Simon is Professor of Developmental Psychopathology at the University of Cambridge, Fellow in Experimental Psychology at Trinity College, Cambridge and Co-director of the Autism Research Centre (ARC) in Cambridge. He is also Director of CLASS, the Cambridge Lifespan Asperger Syndrome Service.He is the author of many books, including: Mindblindness (MIT Press, 1995), Autism: The Facts (OUP, 1993), Teaching Children with Autism to Mindread (Wiley, 1999), and The Essential Difference : Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain (Penguin UK/Perseus, 2003). He is also the author of a DVD-ROM, Mind Reading: The interactive guide to human emotions.

For information about this and all other Awares online autism conferences, please contact me at: adam@autismcymru.org

Best wishes,

Adam Feinstein