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Autism ‑ As We Are: An Evening of Growth & Challenge 2019

May 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Aspen Snow by Matt Ward

Join us for an evening of discussions with individuals on the autism spectrum as they share their perspectives on a broad range of themes such as rights, dignity, social alienation, and the pursuit of personal goals.


  • Welcome & Introductions
    Scott Allen
  • Clinician Perspective
    Lindsay McCary, PhD, Director – Autism and Developmental Disabilities Clinic
  • Dating Neurodiversely: Maintaining Low Conflict in a Multi-Condition Relationship
    Mark Huntsman and Dawn Ciezynski
  • Political Representation Of, By, and For People with Autism
    Marcus Barr
  • Video Reflections:
    Navigating Polarized Issues in the Autism CommunityErin Miller
    Transitioning Into AdulthoodChazz Tolzmann
    Hopeful Messages About AutismPilar Farfan-Guzman

6:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 30, 2019

John D. Wiley Conference Center
2nd Floor North Tower (T216)
Waisman Center, UW-Madison


For more information, please contact:
Teresa Palumbo, 263-0837 or palumbo@waisman.wisc.edu

Artwork: Aspen Snow, Matt Ward


May 30, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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