Minnesota Chapter

TACA Minnesota holds Autism Learning Seminars, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our seminars feature educational speakers on important topics for ASD families. Our Coffee Talks and family events provide more settings where families can informally network, share resources and speak with seasoned parents.

Minnesota Events

Saturday, November 3

Coffee Talk

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Caribou Coffee
(meet us in the private meeting room)
Highway 7 and County Road 101 (by the Super Target)
4717 Highway 101
Minnetonka, MN

Join the conversation and meet other families to share information, get fresh ideas, support and resources. No autism topic is off limits and discussion is encouraged. Come with your questions and concerns but more importantly, bring with your experiences. Sharing your experiences with other families on the autism journey will have us all leaving with a lot of hope. We each can’t know everything, but when we come together great things happen! Journey Guides will be available to new families.

Saturday, December 8

Introduction to Biomedical Interventions for Autism

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Newbridge Clinic
7101 York Avenue South
Edina, MN 55435

Speaker: Stephanie Belseth, APRN, CPNP
Newbridge Clinic
Have you ever wondered how to help your child with autism? Did you know there are underlying medical issues that can be addressed to help the child? Stephanie Belseth, APRN, CPNP will be discussing beginning biomedical intervention for kids with autism and how it can help your child. Join us for an informative and fascinating presentation.
Stephanie Belseth, APRN, CPNP, is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with over 25 years experience in inpatient and outpatient primary care, pulmonology, asthma, early childhood screening, and neurodevelopmental disorders. Prior to her current work at Newbridge Clinic beginning in 2009, she worked at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis, Children’s Hospital in Oakland CA, the MN Department of Health, and the Minneapolis Public Schools. She has advanced training and experience in integrative, functional medicine, natural, and biomedical approaches to managing pediatric health and developmental conditions with a focus on children with special needs and complex chronic pediatric conditions. Read full biography here.

Don't Know Where to Start?

Try our Autism Journey Blueprints!
These were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey.

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TACA provides education, support and hope to the autism community.