Georgia Chapter

TACA Georgia 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.

Georgia Events

Wednesday, February 20

Let's Talk About Life Skills

10:00 - 11:30 AM
Panera
1195 Woodstock Rd.
Roswell, GA 30075

“Don’t wait for the state. Don’t wait for the schools. Teach your kid how to use a hammer, a screwdriver and a wrench.”
These wise words from Dr. Temple Grandin will be the focus at the TACA table. Join us for a deep dive discussion and sharing of ideas from household chores to paychecks. You’ll see the TACA Chore Chart as a great example of a starting point if you’re new to the idea. Parents new to TACA will receive the Autism Journey Guide.
Join us in the Panera private room reserved for TACA.

Tuesday, February 26

TACA Dads Night - Managing Stress

7:00 - 8:30 AM
IHOP
11720 Medlock Bridge Rd.
Johns Creek, GA 30097

Being a dad of a child with autism has challenges. This TACA Dads night is to discuss managing stress. The Q&A discussion will be lead by Dr. Alex Higdon.
Alex earned his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the Ohio State University, with a dissertation focusing on leadership and change effectiveness. He holds a Masters degree in Human Development from Vanderbilt University, a Masters degree in Psychology from the
Ohio State University, and a Bachelors degree in Political Science from the Ohio State University.

Wednesday, March 13

Let's Talk About Life Skills

9:30 - 11:00 AM
Panera
1195 Woodstock Rd.
Roswell, GA 30075

“Don’t wait for the state. Don’t wait for the schools. Teach your kid how to use a hammer, a screwdriver and a wrench.”
These wise words from Dr. Temple Grandin will be the focus at the TACA table. Join us for a deep dive discussion and sharing of ideas from household chores to paychecks. You’ll see the TACA Chore Chart as a great example of a starting point if you’re new to the idea. Parents new to TACA will receive the Autism Journey Guide.
Join us in the Panera private room reserved for TACA.

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.