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 Hope Room 1Believe Room 2Achieve Room 3
8:30AM-9:00AM PDTWelcome Address
9:00AM-9:55AM PDTStanding on the Shoulders of Giants- An Introduction to the Ferocious Healing Power of Functional Medicine
with Julie Buckley, MD
An Update on Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders
with Dan Rossignol , MD
Raising the Bar- Using ABA to Help your Child Reach Their Fullest Potential
with Dr. Chelsea Henson, PsyD, BCBA-D and Cindy Underwood, MA, BCBA
10:00AM-10:55AM PDTA New Biomedical Answer to More Language
with Jared Skowron, ND
Mast Cell Activation and Autism
with Theoharis C. Theoharides, BA, MS, MPhil, PhD, MD, FAAAAI
Brain-Based Strategies for Parenting
with Nicole Saylor, PhD
11:00AM-11:55AM PDTFramework for Success: Biomedical Approach and Treatment with IonCleanse for ASDMedical Cannibis and Autism
with David Berger, MD, FAAP
Preparing for Life Beyond School District Services with Arturo Cazares
12:00PM-12:30PM PDTVendor Viewing IonCleanse Sponsor Spotlight
12:30PM-1:25PM PDTSeizures and Epilepsy in Autism
with Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP, David Millett, MD and Brad Levy
Utilizing Essential Oils for Inflammation
with Anju Usman Singh, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM, FMAPS
Using ABA to Teach and Develop Social Skills
With Kyle Dow
1:30PM-2:25PM PDTS2C from A to Z: An Overview of Spelling to Communicate
with Dawnmarie Gaivin, RN, AT-ACP, S2C Practitioner
A GI Journey in the Land of ASD
with Arthur Krigsman, MD
Autism and Insurance: ​How to Navigate your Child’s Services
with Dana Crucil, MA, BCBA
2:30PM-2:55PM PDTVendor viewing and Break
3:00PM-3:55PM PDTPANS, PANDAS & Autoimmune Encephalitis: Transforming a Devastating Illness into a Treatable Disorder
with Nancy Hofreuter O'Hara, MD, MPH, FAAP
The Genome of Temple Grandin and Many Others, How They Tell a Complex Tale of Multiple Pathways
with Richard Boles, MD
Family Stories of Hope
with Tracey Hengehold and Yvonne Beck
4:00PM-4:55PM PDTSo Many Questions Around AAC
with Darlene Hanson, MA-CCC, SLP
SIBO: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Implications for Children with Chronic GI Dysfunction
with Julie Logan, DC
Social Security Benefits & Appeal Strategies
with Scarlett K. vonThenen
5:00PM-6:00 PM PDTDietary Approaches to Treating Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroinflammation and Other Autoimmune Issues with Terry Wahls, MD
6:00PM-7:00 PM PDTPhysicians Panel

 Hope Room 1Believe Room 2Achieve Room 3
8:00AM-8:55AM PDTConstipation in Autism
with Kelly Steffens
Neuroinflammation in ASD, Anxiety, Depression, and Other Mood Disorders
with Kenneth Bock, MD
Strategies and Tools for Improving Success with Daily Living Skills
With Catherine Hopkins, MOT, OTR/L
9:00AM-9:55AM PDTLab Testing - What you REALLY need with Jared Skowron, ND Herbal medicine to treat co-morbidities in children with ASD
with Katie Dahlgren, ND
Fitness and Autism
wih Eric Chessen
10:00AM-11:00AM PDTDon't Call it Blood! Surviving Menstrual Flow, Puberty, and the Transition to Adulthood
with Julie Buckley, MD
ANRC Treatment Protocol - Comprehensive Nutritional Intervention Study
with Jim Adams, PhD
Filling your Behavior Toolbox - Ways to Manage Challenging Behaviors
with Sean Gorgie, MA, BCBA and Lauren Lloyd, MA, BCBA
11:00AM-11:30AM PDTVendor Viewing
11:30AM-12:25PM PDTStress and Toxicity: How They Correlate and Practical Solutions to Improve Your Child's Health
with Lindsey Wells, ND
Advanced Insight on Treating Mitochondrial Issues
with Dan Rossignol, MD
Presuming Competence and Providing Tools for Struggling Communicators Panel
with Michelle Del Rosario, Vanessa Surprise and Johna Sommer
12:30PM-1:25PM PDTInnovative Strategies for Mealtime Success
with Shellie King, M.S., CCC-SLP
Metabolic Issues in Autism
with Richard Frye, PhD
Max Park - The Speed Cuber
with Schwan Park
1:30PM-2:30PM PDT Managing Behaviors Medically
with Lanier Rossignol, BSN FNP-C
Microbiota Transplant for Autism
with Jim Adams, PhD
Recovering from Distance Learning: How to Get Your Child’s IEP Back on Track
with Tim Adams, Esq
2:30PM-3:00PM PDTVender viewing and Break
3:00PM-3:55PM PDTMold and Other Allergies That Make And Keep Your Child Sick
with Darin Ingels, ND
Thiamine Deficiency in Autism
with Erica Peirson, ND
The Story of No! The Journey to Create Intentional Housing and Community
with Ann M Wilkinson PhD
4:00PM-4:55PM PDTIEP Goals
with Catherine Whitcher, M.Ed
When Anxiety is NOT Anxiety
with Pejman Katiraei, DO
Conservatorships During COVID and Beyond
with Elizabeth McCoy, Esq

 Hope Room 1Believe Room 2Achieve Room 3
9:00AM-10:00AM PDTMentor Booth and Vendor Viewing
10:00AM-12:00PM PDTCoffee Talk
12:00PM-1:00PM PDTTACA Take Home Tips
with Lisa Ackerman

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