Interactive Online Workshop: Occupational Therapy for Children and Adolescents with Autism: It’s About More Than Handwriting
In this talk, Dr. Dallman will review the importance of mental health in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. He will discuss early risk factors in the identification of mental health challenges (like depression and anxiety) in children with autism. Attendees will also leave the presentation with practical tools that optimize mental health for all children. The talk will also discuss the diverse roles of occupational therapists in supporting the mental health of adolescents on the autism spectrum. Participants will learn how occupational therapists and families can collaborate to ensure children on the autism spectrum thrive.