2014 CAAI Webinar: Autism Spectrum Disorder and Transition


pdf File Transitioning Youth to an Adult Health Care Provider (2,150KB) [download]

pdf File PPT New Directions in Health Care Transition Improvement.pdf (2,122KB) [download]

pdf File PPT Thinking about the Future Today.pdf (2,508KB) [download]

pdf File PPT Transition to Adult Health Care for Youth with ASDs.pdf (127KB) [download]

pdf File PPT Health Care Transition Service Models.pdf (1,180KB) [download]

Archived Recording
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Wednesday, April 30, 2014- Wednesday, April 30, 2014
3:00pm ET - 4:30pm ET
Location: webinar


This webinar began with a presentation from Got Transition staff who spoke broadly about transition and an upcoming Federal transition plan, followed by CAAI grantee presentations on research, training, state-specific successes and best practices for advancing transition for individuals on the autism spectrum.


New Directions in Health Care Transition Improvement

  • Patience White, Co-Director of Got Transition

Transition to Adult Health Care for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Karen Kuhlthau, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School 
  • Marji Erickson Warfield, Director and Senior Scientist, The Nathan and Toby Starr Center on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University

Health Care Transition Models for Youth and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

  • Cecily Betz, Director of Nurse Training for the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Interdisciplinary Program at the University of Southern California's Children's Hospital Los Angeles and co-chair of the Health Care Transition Research Consortium

The Role of Family Leaders and Family Organizations in Making Transition Work

  • Diana Autin, Executive Co-Director for Health and Family Support of the Statewide Parent Advocacy Network 
  • Erin Seigh, Senior Transition Specialist, Statewide Parent Advocacy Network Parent Training Institute




View all of the 2014 CAAI Virutal Activities here.

These activities are hosted by AUCD's ITAC and AMCHP's SPHARC, in collaboration with HRSA-MCHB.

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