Conferences and Workshops

The ASD Nest Support Project runs a host of conferences and workshops across the school year. This page will be updated with current professional development opportunities. 

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NestCon 2018

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JANUARY 18 & 19, 2018

Join us for a two-days exploration of best practices in autism and inclusion. Learn more about NYU Steinhardt's ASD Nest Program and hear from international experts in the autism field who have greatly influenced the supports and strategies used in Nest. Bridging research and practice, we will explore how to better understand and support students on the autism spectrum.



Social Stories 10.2

Spring 2018

Come learn about Social Stories 10.2, the latest update to Carol Gray's strategy used worldwide with children, adolescents and adults on the autism spectrum. 

This workshop will define Social Stories, an approach that describes a situation, skill or concept in terms of relevant social cues, perspectives and common responses in a specifically defined style and format. The workshop will cover the goals of Social Stories, their uses at home and in schools, and participants will develop their own stories.

Date and registration information coming soon