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.
Saturday, December 14
TACA Georgia's 8th Annual Jingle Jamboree
5:00 - 7:00 PM
Let's Roll Skate 'n Fun Center
5065 Piney Grove Rd
TACA's Jingle Jamboree will include full use of Let's Roll Skate 'n Full Center (closed to the public). Activities will also include: Meet and Greet with Santa, Arcade Games, Crafts and more. Parents will be allowed on the skating rink in tennis shoes to help your child skate if needed. Attendance is free but an RSVP is required.
Wednesday, December 18
The Role of Abnormal Physiology presented by Dr. Frye
Location: YOUR COMPUTER
Recent research has demonstrated that autism spectrum disorder is associated with several areas where there is abnormal physiology include metabolic disorders, including disorders of redox, methylation, folate and mitochondrial metabolism, as well as immune disorders include abnormal antibodies that attack the brain and system that transports folate into the brain. What is promising about these disorders is that they may be amenable to treatment. Studies have documented improvement in autism symptoms with many of these treatments in clinical studies which range from case reports to well-controlled randomized trials. This presentation will review the disorders associated with autism that could be amendable to treatment and the evidence for the potential treatments. Join us (FROM YOUR COMPUTER) on December 18th. RSVP to obtain the log-in information and set aside 60 minutes for learning about helping our children with autism.
Saturday, January 18
Harlem Globetrotters Team up with TACA Georgia
The Infinite Energy Arena
6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy
Duluth, GA 30097
The Harlem Globetrotters are once again teaming up with TACA Georgia. TACA families can purchase tickets at a discounted price of $23.00 each for the 2:00 PM game. TACA group family seating will be available at the game so that your family can be seated with other families who understand autism and the challenges that sometimes come on that journey. RSVP ticket purchase is required. Tickets are limited so order early!
Join hundreds of parents and professionals to learn the latest in research, treatment options and therapies for individuals with autism. The National TACA Autism East Coast Conference will feature three days, and now four tracks of presentations to cover all aspects and levels of the autism journey. Topics will include special diets, therapies, beginner and advanced biomedical treatments, IEP, inspiration, navigating adulthood, and much more. Whether your child is recently diagnosed or you have years of experience, you will walk away from the conference with a plan for the next steps of your autism journey.
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