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A Beginners Guide to Building Relationship

The Philadelphia Autism Project, in collaboration with Lamar Hardwick D.Min, is excited to announce our upcoming webinar series on this highly requested topic. Dr. Hardwick will speak about common barriers people on the spectrum face in navigating relationships, provide helpful strategies, and answer your questions during a live Q&A.

REGISTER HERE: http://www.phillyautismproject.org/event/navigatingrelationships/

SESSION 1:
Beginners Guide to Building
Relationships
June 4, 2020 | 11:30AM – 1PM
Understand how to recognize and overcome challenges in forming both
platonic and romantic relationships. Learn about the different strategies
for dating, relationship development and how to communicate to maintain
healthy relationships.

SESSION 2:
Relationships and Sexuality
July 9, 2020 | 11:30AM – 1PM
Learn how to navigate social cues, non-verbal communication and how
to develop emotional and physical boundaries. Understand what body
agency is and how to use verbal consent in relationships.

SESSION 3:
Marriage and Children
August 6, 2020 | 11:30AM – 1PM
Learn important skills to navigate the landscape of autism as it relates
to marriage and parenting. Gain tools to develop a healthy marital
relationship and healthy parenting practices.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Lamar Hardwick D.Min is the lead pastor at Tri-Cities Church. In 2014, Dr. Hardwick was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder when he was 36 years old. Dr. Hardwick has published articles through several national sources including the Mighty, the Huffington Post, Key Ministry, and the Autistic Self Advocacy Network. Dr. Hardwick is the author of the best-selling book I am Strong: The Life and Journey of an Autistic Pastor.

If you would like to submit questions before the webinar, please submit them to: PHILLYAP@DREXEL.EDU

Upcoming Dates

  • Thursday, August 6, 2020

Past Dates

  • Thursday, June 4, 2020
  • Thursday, July 9, 2020

Location

Online

Contacts

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