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Autism Clinic Upcoming Live Events

Virtual training opportunities

During COVID-19, Children’s Mercy is currently offering virtual educational opportunities for families, health care professionals and community professionals in place of our in-person educational trainings. All virtual sessions are free and you must register to attend.

If you are interested in a topic, please reserve a spot by sending an email to Thank you for helping us all keep safe.

Upcoming events

Autism Family (VIRTUAL) Training Series Presents:

NEW OPPORTUNITY: Autism Answers Hour

Need information about finding autism-related services in your community? Do you have questions about state-funded developmental disability services or special education services? How to connect with applied behavior analysis (ABA) services? Would you like information regarding support groups or parent-to-parent supports?

The Family Resource Specialists with the Children's Mercy Autism Team will hold monthly opportunities for you to ask these questions. You will have an opportunity to ask your questions LIVE during the hour.

When: Tuesday, April 25, 2023

Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Training is free and registration is required.

Register for Autism Answers Hour

Save the date for our annual Autism Parent/Caregiver Conference


Join us IN PERSON for our Annual Autism Parent/Caregiver Conference – brought to you by Children’s Mercy/Thompson Center

When: Monday, April 24, 2023

Time: Registration begins at 8:00am. Keynote is from 8:30-9:45AM.

Location: In-person

Cost: $30.00 per attendee

Topics Include: Toileting, Self-Advocacy, Social Communication, Social Skills, Visual Supports, and Building Independence in Teens. 

Register for Autism Parent/Caregiver Conference