Building A Spectrum of Opportunity has ended
Our ASCV conference, Building a Spectrum of Opportunity, will be held this Fall as a weekly virtual conference series! Join us for nine weekly presentations and additional on-demand sessions, Individual IEP Consultations with PEATC, 1:1 Waiver Mentor Meetings with our Information & Referral Specialist and Virginia Medicaid Waiver Mentor, Bradford Hulcher, and an On-Demand Exhibitor Fair.  Register now at www.ascv.org/conference!

After registering, you will receive an email invitation to create an account with Sched, allowing you to personalize your schedule, save sessions, and access links to the on-demand and live sessions. For assistance, please email info@ascv.org.

If you missed Dr. Jed Baker’s or Dr. John Strang’s sessions, click on the dates at the top of the page, under the "Speakers" link. Click on the session link to watch the recording.

Featured Speakers

avatar for Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, MA

Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, MA

Educator, Public Speaker, Parent of Autistic children, and Advocate


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Gyasi Burks-Abbott

Boston Chidren's/Institute for Community Inclusion UMass Boston
Self-Advocate Faculty Member
avatar for Staci Carr, Ph.D.

Staci Carr, Ph.D.

Virginia Commonwealth University's Autism Center for Excellence (VCU-ACE)
Technical Assistance Coordinator, Director of Virginia Autism...
avatar for Maria Davis-Pierre, LMHC

Maria Davis-Pierre, LMHC

Autism in Black, Inc
Founder & CEO of Autism in Black, Inc, Coach, Speaker, Author, and...
avatar for Kara Hume, Ph.D.

Kara Hume, Ph.D.

The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Associate Professor, Faculty Fellow at Frank Porter Graham Child...
avatar for Kelly Mahler, OTD, OTR/L

Kelly Mahler, OTD, OTR/L

Elizabethtown College
Adjunct Faculty Member in the Department of Occupational Therapy
avatar for Micah Mazurek, Ph.D.

Micah Mazurek, Ph.D.

University of Virginia
Associate Professor in the Department of Human Services, Director of...
avatar for Heather Norton, MSW

Heather Norton, MSW

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Assistant Commissioner, Developmental Services
avatar for Jennifer Cook (formerly Cook O'Toole)

Jennifer Cook (formerly Cook O'Toole)

Bestselling Author, International Speaker, and Founder of belong
avatar for Brigid Rankowski

Brigid Rankowski

Artist, Educator, Advocate, and Founder of The Way We Move
avatar for Erica Rouch, Ph.D.

Erica Rouch, Ph.D.

University of Virginia
Research Assistant Professor of Education
avatar for John Strang, Psy.D.

John Strang, Psy.D.

Pediatric Neuropsychologist at Children's National Hospital in...