Building Cultures of Well-Being: Students on the Autism Spectrum
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Wed May 1, 2019
Health & Wellness in Special Populations
Objectives: • Recognize autism as a rapidly growing part of campus diversity (neurodiversity). • Understand the unique and complex challenges for students on the Spectrum in successfully transitioning to higher education. • Identify key strengths and weaknesses in campus culture/programming/academics that affect the well-being of this subpopulation and the campus community as a whole.