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Autism Speaks Facebook Q & A Session

July 18, 2011 7 comments

We hope you join us and our guest Areva Martin, Esq for a live Q & A session on Autism Speaks Facebook page!

TOPIC: In The Community: How to Integrate Your Child

Date: Tuesday, July 26th
Time: 4 to 5 PM/ PST

Every family has concerns and questions about how to successfully include a family member with autism in their community. Martin, a parent of a child with autism, and an attorney will join us on July 26, 2011 to share her own experiences and answer questions about how to step up to community inclusion!

About Areva Martin
Areva Martin is a nationally recognized legal authority and expert on autism who has been featured on many radio and talk shows. She is the author of the Amazon Bestselling book, The Everyday Advocate: Standing Up for Your Child with Autism and Other Special Needs.

A Harvard-educated attorney, she has helped hundreds of families gain access to services and educational programs for their children with autism. She is co-founder and president of the nonprofit Special Needs Network. She lives in Los Angeles with her family, including a ten year old son who has autism.


At 7:00pm EST on July 26th, visit: Facebook page

If you’ve missed chat sessions you can view transcripts from previous Facebook chats:

Rodney Peete

100 Day Tool Kit

Family Services Inaugural Chat

Can’t make the chat: submit your questions to the Family Services Team or a transcript will be available shortly after the Q&A session is concluded.

You can always contact the Autism Response Team (ART) members are specially trained to connect families with information, resources and opportunities.

Call us at 888-AUTISM 2 (288-4762) or email us at


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