Webcast #5 – A Different World Awaits: Re-Entry Considerations Post Quarantine

The Autism Programs is proud to present our latest Webcast: Autism Office Hours, which addresses inquiries from various communities in New Mexico. Facilitator, Lauriann King, and her guests Dr. Seema Jacob, Dr. Peggy Maclean, Education Consultant, Felicia Nevarez and Counselor/Social Worker, Dana Demos-Curtis address real life concerns from people just like you. Listen how this group of professionals discuss the how parents of children with autism are facing anxieties and fears associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. Listen on how they problem-solve issues related to mask wearing, social distancing, isolation and loneliness in this informative webcast. Our amazing team of professionals […]

Webcast #4 – Social Distancing: What does it mean for Navajo families?

The Autism Programs is proud to present our latest Webcast: Autism Office Hours, which specifically addresses inquiries from our Native American communities. You will not want to miss this informative discussion from our amazing team of professionals. Facilitator, Jayme Swalby, Speech Language Pathologist, Christine Vining, Social Worker, Kristy Adakai-Tinney and Program Specialist, Lyn Wilson-King address inquiries from the Native communities and discuss the effects of social distancing, which is part of the new normal.  Listen to how the practice of social distancing may not be effective in all cultures and learn the reasons why in this informative webcast. This is […]

Meeting Community Needs Through Public Policy – Resources

Diagnosis: The Autism Spectrum Evaluation Clinic at the CDD Services: Department of Health – Family Infant Toddler Program Public Education Department – Special Education Medicaid: Medical Assistance Division Office of the Superintendent of Insurance – Consumer Services Department of Health – Developmental Disabilities Waiver CDD Information Network Tipsheet : Developmental Disabilities Waiver – How to Apply Adult Services: Autism Trainings and Courses Autism Portal Partners for Employment Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Resources and Advocacy: Family Provider Resource Team Parents Reaching Out Disability Rights New Mexico New Mexico Developmental Disability Planning Council Autism Specific Support: Elevate the Spectrum NM Autism Society […]