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Autism 101

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Adults , All Ages
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Do you have questions about having Autism or how to support an Autistic loved one? The Autism Society of Iowa will share an overview of characteristics, treatment options, and state funding programs.  Participants will learn practical tips for interacting with and supporting Autistic individuals and hear personal stories and examples from Autistic family and board members. Presenters include Tyler Leech, Kris Steinmetz, and Erin Enyart. 

For more information about the Autism Society of Iowa, please visit