Caregiver Orientation: New Autism Diagnosis

Have you just received a new Autism diagnosis for your child and wondering what the next steps are? Join us on September 13th 2022 from 5:30-7:00 pm for our information session called ‘Caregiver Orientation: New Autism Diagnosis.

Our session will be hosted by Shriya Agnihotri MSW, RSW (Social Worker), Dr. Shivajan Sivapalan (Family Physician) & Dr. Kira Vimalakanthan, C.Psych (Supervised Practice) Director of Research and Mental Health Services.

The session will touch on the following topics/issues:
-navigating a new autism diagnosis
-caregiver mental health
-cultural perspectives on disability

We will also share information about different types of funding available for your child and autism specific community resources available in Ontario.  

There will also be opportunities for caregivers to share their own personal experiences and ask questions as we aim to provide a sense of belonging and peer support.

Event Details

Date: September 13, 2022

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 PM

Location: 705 Progress Avenue Unit 63
Scarborough, ON M1H-2X1


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