DEFIANCE, Ohio – The Hench Autism Studies Program at Defiance College will hold a parents’ meeting on Thursday, April 16, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. in Schauffler Hall, Room 106.
Steven Sondergaard, J.D., professor of criminal justice at Defiance College and an attorney in the area, will speak on legal issues, with special regards to guardianships. The group will also see a video about Taylor Crowe, a young man with autism who has learned to become independent.
Parents and persons interested in programs serving children with autism are encouraged to attend.
If you have any questions about the meeting or have information to share, please contact Fred Coulter, Parent Partnership Coordinator, at (419) 783-2416 or email@example.com. The next parents’ meeting is scheduled for May 21 with a discussion about risk management for people with autism and their families.
Defiance College is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate majors as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of engagement. U. S. News & World Report ranks Defiance in the top tier of comprehensive colleges in the Midwest. The college website is www.defiance.edu.
April 8, 2009