Challenges of Autism
9:00 am
Fri November 12, 2010

Challenges of Autism

NHPR correspondent Sheryl Rich-Kern is completing a weeklong series on autism. We'll look at what we've learned about autism and what it means for schools, families and towns.

Guests

  • SHERYL RICH-KERN -  NHPR REPORTER WHO PUT TOGETHER A WEEK LONG SERIES WHICH CONCLUDES TODAY - CALLED “CHALLENGES OF AUTISM”
  • ELLEN CAVANAUGH – NURSE PRACTITIONER AT THE AUTISM PROGRAM AT THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AT DARTMOUTH-HITCHCOCK
  • KIRSTEN MURPHY - DIRECTOR OF THE NEW HAMPSHIRE COUNCIL ON AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS

We'll also hear from:

  • ARI  NE’EMAN - FOUNDER OF THE AUTISM SELF-ADVOCACY NETWORK AND A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY
  • SANTINA THIBEDEAU– DIRECTORY OF THE BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION AT THE NEW HAMPSHIRE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION