Presenter Taylor Sweeting shares the experiences that have shaped his life and how his autism spectrum diagnosis allows a different view of the world. Both neuro-typical attendees and those on the autism spectrum will learn from this presentation. The presentation is also ideal for agency and service staff members and family members of persons with autism.
Taylor will discuss the following:
· Characteristics and behaviors often associated with autism
· Experience a simulation of sensory overload
· Empathize with and honor the experience of persons on the autism spectrum