Spelling to Communicate Retreat


April 11, 2017
Spelling to Communicate Retreat

Join NAA NYM and Instructor Elizabeth Vosseller to learn important tools to communicate with individuals with ASD! Observations: On Your Mark Center Day Habilitation  (Novel Tee Shop Entrance) 120 Victory Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10301 Observation of sessions with Elizabeth and students: each day from 9:00am to 5:15pm, Friday through Sunday, 4/20, 21, 22   […]

April 06, 2017
Overview of OPWDD: Eligibility and Services with Kathy Kelly

Individuals with developmental disabilities, such as autism, may qualify for services that are funded through a state program. The Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) is the New York State agency responsible for the oversight of services for individuals with a developmental disability. Such programs can alleviate some of the financial burden experienced by […]

January 26, 2017
Special Book Event w/Erica Daniels (“Cooking with Leo”)

Join us for a discussion and book signing with Erica Daniels, autism mom, activist and author of a new cookbook for families of children with special needs. Many parents of children on the autism spectrum or with other special needs try “special diets” – and there are so many! – to help their children. Many […]

December 08, 2016
Auditory Processing & Its Impact on Autism with Louise Levy, M.S. CCC-A

***NOTE THE NEW LOCATION*** National Autism Association New York Metro Chapter invites you to join us for a presentation that will provide vital information to families of individuals with autism: Auditory Processing and its Impact on Autism with Louise Levy, M.S. CCC-A Thursday, December 8, 2016 Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Atlas 252 West […]

November 21, 2016
NAA NYM Board Members Voice Concerns About Vaccine Injury

NYU Medical Center hosted a closed-door panel ironically entitled “Confronting Vaccine Resistance” on Monday, November 21, 2016, featuring Dr. Paul Offit, California State Senator Richard Pan, and Hastings law professor (and ever-present social media presence) Dorit Rubenstein Reiss. We understand from many who tried to register that the event was closed to members of the […]

November 01, 2016
ASD Educators: Love Your Classroom Again!

Join NAA NYM and our friends at Atlas For Autism for an important event for educators and others. Learn behavior management strategies and tips  from Dr. Marcie Beigel (behavior+beyond) that will help transform your child’s learning environment. Encourage your child’s teachers and school to attend!

October 19, 2016
Dr. Michael Elice Shares the Latest in ASD Treatment & Causation Research

Join NAA NYM for an important event to learn about the latest treatment options for individuals on the autism spectrum and so much more! On Wednesday, October 19, 2016, Dr. Michael Elice will join NAA NYM to discuss the causes of autism and the research supporting biomedical treatment. Weds., October 19, 2016 at 6:30pm The […]

October 16, 2016
NAA NYM at the Inaugural Autism Community Walk

Several NAA NYM Board Members joined other organizations and dozens of walkers to raise funds and share information at the inaugural Autism Community Walk, held on October 16, 2016 at Belmont State Park. It was a gorgeous fall day and a wonderful chance to catch up with long time friends and meet new people. Attending […]

July 21, 2016
Golf For NAA NYM & Help Us “Take a Swing at Autism!”

Join the New York County Dental Society for its second annual golf outing at the beautiful Fenway Golf Club in Scarsdale, New York, and help local families struggling with autism! Thursday, July 21st, 2016 Fenway Golf Club (Old Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale, NY) 11AM: Registration Opens, Brunch Buffet, Chinese Raffle & Silent Auction sign up 1PM: […]

June 18, 2016
Autism Spring/Summer Fitness Fest with Eric Chessen of Autism Fitness

Join NAA NY Metro for a special and always popular event! Autism Spring/Summer Fitness Fest with Eric Chessen, M.S. Saturday, June 18, 2016 1:00pm-2:30pm Central Park The Lawn Outside the Specter Playground (on the west side of the park, just in from West 85th Street) West 85th and Central Park West New York, NY Autism […]