The Executive Parent: Parenting a Child with Autism (POSTPONED INDEFINITELY)
April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmFree
***Due to COVID-19 precautions, this event has unfortunately been postponed indefinitely. We will update status when available.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
This presentation will give a description of autism, associated conditions, areas of treatment and planning for development, education and transition into adulthood.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ATTENDEES PRIOR TO THE EVENT
Check in will begin 15 minutes prior to the program beginning. Due to video filming, late attendees will be asked to view the presentation in the Green Room.
PARKING AND BUILDING LOCATION
The best way to locate our building is to search 5025 Riverway Drive, Houston TX 77056 in your GPS and it should take you to the corner adjacent to our building.
Due to ongoing construction in our area, please refer to our Designated Program Parking Areas map for directions on where to park. Designated parking areas will be highlighted in blue. Please do not park in the areas highlighted in red.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Peter Simione, PhD, LSSP, Licensed Psychologist
Peter is a Philadelphia native who got to Texas as soon as he could. He received his PhD from the University of Texas at Austin, and provides clinical and forensic services which include assessment, therapy, and consultation. Forensic assessment services includes mental health evaluations (family and criminal courts), independent educational evaluations, custody evaluations as well as evaluations for establishing guardianship.
Clinical assessment includes issues related to social, behavioral, emotional, educational, cognitive and independent functioning. Evaluations may include psychological, neuropsychological, developmental, and educational assessment.
Peter also provides intervention services, which include individual and family therapy. Areas of specialization include challenges with self-regulation (behavioral, emotional, executive functioning), social-emotional development, family dynamics, mood and anxiety disorders, autism, and cognitive processing challenges.