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Through Another Lens; Alternative Explanations for ‘Behaviors’ – Dr. Glenis Benson

June 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us as we welcome the wonderful Dr. Glenis Benson!

Dr. Benson has supported persons with Autism Spectrum Conditions (ASCs) for over 35 years. She has been Senior Advisor to the United Nations for the Middle East for ASCs, Director of the Autism Program and Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at USD. She has taught for the Kentucky Autism Training Center with the University of Louisville and currently she teaches at UW Madison. Dr. Benson co-produced, wrote and narrated a video entitled Autism Spectrum Disorders http://www.attainmentcompany.com

She has numerous articles and book chapters to her name as well.
Dr. Benson obtained her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and conducted both her doctoral and master’s research with persons with ASC. Glenis trains nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics including behavioral supports as well as ASCs. She currently consults widely from her private practice in Madison. Glenis is also a founding board member of Camp AweSum a camp in northern Wisconsin for youth and families who live with ASC. She can be reached at glenisbenson@gmail.com.

 

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Organizer

Autism Society of Central Wisconsin
Email:
autismsocietycw@gmail.com

Venue

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
600 Stevens's Dr
Wausau, WI 54401
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