Learn communication and future prep in February
On Tuesday, Feb. 2, AuSM therapist Beth Pitchford, MA, will present "Focus on Unspoken Communication" from 7-9 p.m. at Lionsgate Academy in Crystal, Minn. Individuals with autism, parents, family members, caregivers, educators, and therapists are invited to learn about facial expressions, microexpressions, and larger body movements and how these unspoken forms of communication add meaning to spoken communication and deepen the value of interpersonal relationships.
On Tuesday, Feb. 16, join us at AuSM's office in St. Paul from 7-9 p.m. when Jason Schellack, Esq. presents "Preparing for the Future: Guardianship and Supplemental Needs Trusts." Learn the process for establishing legal guardianship for adult children with disabilities and how to qualify for free legal assistance. Also learn about supplemental needs trusts and how they can help provide for your loved one with autism while still maintaining eligibility for government benefits.