Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)

Bike to the Beach: A Charity Event for Autism

Jul 31 2015 - 4:00am - 7:00pm

Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle School
1425 E. Fort Avenue
Baltimore, MD

Bike to the Beach is hosting its 3rd annual charity event from Baltimore to Dewey Beach, Del.

Six staff members from our Kennedy Krieger Montgomery County School will participate in their first bike ride to raise money for autism awareness and research.

IEP Mini-Series for Parents: How to Become an Informed Essential Parent Team Member - Part 2 (Odenton)

May 30 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Kennedy Krieger Institute Center for Autism (Odenton Location)
1130 Annapolis Road
Odenton, MD 21113

Come join us for our two part IEP mini-series! Trainings will be held on May 16, 2015 and May 30, 2015 from 10 AM to 12 PM.

IEP Mini-Series for Parents: How to Become an Informed Essential Parent Team Member - Part 1 (Odenton)

May 16 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Kennedy Krieger Institute Center for Autism (Odenton Location)
1130 Annapolis Road
Odenton, MD 21113

Come join us for our two part IEP mini-series! Trainings will be held on May 16, 2015 and May 30, 2015 from 10 AM to 12 PM.

CARD's 15th Annual Autism Conference

Oct 15 2015 - 8:00am - Oct 16 2015 - 4:00pm

Radisson Hotel North Baltimore
2004 Greenspring Drive
Timonium, MD 21093

Autism Basics

Sep 30 2015 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
3rd Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

Help Me Learn to Calm Down! Parenting Techniques to Help Your Child Weather Their Emotional Storms

Aug 26 2015 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
3rd Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

Screening for Neurodevelopmental Disabilities using Telemedicine

Jul 15 2015 - 11:30am - 12:30pm

Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD)
3901 Greenspring Avenue
Creamer Building
3rd Floor, Large Conference Room
Baltimore, MD 21211

Telemedicine has been used at Kennedy Krieger Institute since December 2013 to improve access to specialty care for children and youth with special healthcare needs. The presenter will share information related to the benefits of and limitations to this method of clinical care.

Age at Autism Diagnosis Differs Between Boys, Girls

April 28, 2015
Study shows females also have different symptoms than males, possibly contributing to later identification, under-identification.

SAN DIEGO – Girls are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) later than boys, possibly because females exhibit less severe symptoms, according to a study to be presented Tuesday, April 28 at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in San Diego.

Washington Post Online: Your Child has Autism. How (and When) Do You Tell Him?

May 27, 2014
Kennedy Krieger expert offers advice for parents

For parents of a child who has an autism spectrum disorder, discussing what makes him different and why is a delicate matter. When do you need to have the talk, and how do you do it so your child comes away feeling good about himself (and doesn’t start using it as an excuse for every little thing he doesn’t want to do)? Read more.

ABC Baltimore (WMAR-TV): Autism on the Rise: Awareness to Blame?

May 23, 2014
Insight from Kennedy Krieger experts and families helps others understand the challenges

Even before Michelle Landrum enrolled her son Clark in preschool, she noticed something was amiss. Being around other children was difficult, and the boy’s anxiety and sensitivity to light and sound concerned the Towson mother enough that she took him to the Baltimore-based Kennedy Krieger Institute for tests. Watch online.

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