2017 ASF Family Conference: Welcome & Opening Session Join the 2017 Angelman Syndrome Foundation Family Conference. Meet Eileen Brown, the Executive Director, and learn about Angelman Syndrome. Connect with families from 40 states and 13 countries. Enjoy sessions, networking, and fun activities.
Angelman Syndrome Clinics – What to Expect Explore the expanding network of Angelman Syndrome clinics. Learn about their services, clinical trials, new treatments, and what to expect when accessing their care. Improving understanding and care for Angelman Syndrome.
Angelman Syndrome Families on the AAC Journey Explore the journey of families with Angelman Syndrome using Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC). Learn about the evolution of AAC devices, building communication skills, and the importance of a supportive community.
Anxiety in Angelman Syndrome – 2017 Explore the impact of anxiety on individuals with Angelman Syndrome, its manifestations, and treatment challenges. Join our ongoing study to contribute to understanding and treatment.
Be a Super Core Word Modeler with Proloquo2Go Discover the power of modeling in AAC therapy with Proloquo2Go. Learn effective strategies to make language visible, understand the importance of core words, and set realistic expectations for progress.
Finding Allies & Developing Next Steps Explore the importance of community support, communication systems, and inclusive environments for individuals with Angelman Syndrome. Discover practical tips for developing friendships and finding allies.
Government Benefits Explore government benefits for families with developmental disabilities. Learn about Angelman Syndrome, SSDI, SSI, Medicaid, and advocacy from a parent’s perspective.
Having a Sibling with a Developmental Disability Explore the unique challenges and opportunities of having a sibling with a developmental disability during early adulthood. Learn from qualitative research findings and understand how these experiences can inform better support systems.
IEP Goals & Objectives Explore the importance of IEP goals and objectives in a child’s education plan with special education teacher, Michelle Harvey. Learn how they’re tailored to meet unique needs and ensure progress.
Intro & Overview of Core Word AAC Systems Explore core word AAC systems with Jennifer Marden, a seasoned speech pathologist. Understand their importance in communication, and learn how to choose the right system for your needs.
LGIT & GI Issues in Angelman Syndrome Explore dietary therapies for epilepsy and common GI issues in Angelman syndrome. Learn about the ketogenic diet, low glycemic index treatment, and their impact on seizures and overall health.
Optimizing Health & Cognition Through Food Explore the role of natural, non-processed food in optimizing health and cognition for individuals with Angelman syndrome. Learn about dietary approaches, success stories, and practical tips.
Seizures in Angelman Syndrome Explore the comprehensive overview of seizures in Angelman Syndrome, including types, EEG findings, treatment options, and managing triggers. Learn about medication, diet therapy, and more.
Shared Reading with PODD Explore shared reading as a strategy to develop language skills in children with disabilities. Learn about the strategy instructional model, the importance of age-appropriate materials, and the use of AAC during shared reading.
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