San Diego Chapter

TACA San Diego holds Chapter Meetings, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our meetings 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.

San Diego Events

Thursday, May 13

Virtual Parent Meeting

Independent Assessments

6:30 - 8:30 PM (PST)
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Join TACA OC and special education attorney Damian Fragoso of SELFAPC as we discuss the important of Independent Assessments in our child's IEP and education. Independent assessments give the parents knowledge needed to make decisions on therapeutic and educational interventions.
Registration will close on the evening prior to the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event. Please RSVP to obtain link and information for viewing:

Now thru May 15

Apraxia and Speech

with Meredith Ivy White, MEd, CCC-SLP

Location: YOUR COMPUTER

This presentation will first describe the features of childhood apraxia of speech (CAS). It will then assist parents in determining if their child with autism displays these characteristics and if so, the various evidence based interventions to address CAS.
Sign in to obtain code and watch at your convenience anytime now thru May 15th.

Sunday, May 16

Virtual Parent Meeting

Let's talk about Speech, Communication and Learning

1:00 PM (PST)
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Are you wondering what other interventions you can explore beyond speech for your struggling communicator? Join TACA Mentors as they share additional ideas, strategies and treatments to help your pre-verbal, non-speaking, or unreliably speaking child reach their communication potential. We all hope to leave with renewed inspiration.
Registration will close on the evening prior to the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event. Please RSVP to obtain link and information for viewing:

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.

Other Ways We Can Help

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