• Supported Decision-Making in Delaware – A Speaking Series

    March 23, 2023

    Supported Decision-Making (SDM) is an alternative to guardianship that allows people with disabilities to get the help they may need to make choices about their life. Join Dr. Jonathan Martinis for a three-part Supported Decision-Making Speaking Series …

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    Facilitating Successful Pediatric Medical and Dental Visits for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    March 14, 2023

    Join the Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism on April 20th from 2:00-3:00 pm to learn more about ways to promote accessibility and inclusivity in health care for children with autism spectrum disorder and tools.

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  • The Birds and The Bees: Learning from the Research on Autism and Human Sexuality

    February 23, 2023

    The Birds and The Bees: Learning from the Research on Autism and Human Sexuality When it comes to research on autism and human sexuality, there are three main areas: (1) trying to understand and describe what sexual expression looks like, (2) looking a …

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    Statewide Autism Programs Move to Department of Education

    February 23, 2023

    The Delaware Office of Statewide Autism Programs is now part of the Delaware Department of Education. The office, once also known as the Delaware Autism Program, provides supports to students with an educational classification of autism.

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  • DNEA Presents at NASW-DE Annual Conference

    November 14, 2022

    The DNEA presents a two-hour on-demand session, Supporting Social Skills in School Settings, at the National Association of Social Workers- Delaware Chapter Annual Conference. The Delaware NASW-DE Virtual Conference is being held on November 18th and i …

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  • DNEA Hosts First Responders Training

    November 14, 2022

    On Wednesday, November 9th, the Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism (DNEA) celebrated its return to in-person training with two sessions for first responders. Retired Lieutenant Chuck Sawchenko, MSW, led the training at the Milford Wellness Villa …

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    Supporting Your Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder During the Holiday Season

    August 25, 2022

    Join Trauma Matters Delaware and the DNEA for Holiday training on November 2nd at 12:00 – Supporting Your Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder During the Holiday Season.¬† While the holidays are a time of joy and celebration, they can also be difficult f …

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    Village Fest @ Milford Wellness Village

    August 24, 2022

    Join the DNEA at the Milford Wellness Village on Friday, September 23rd, from 4:00 to 8:00 for Village Fest. The DNEA will have a table with autism-related resources and giveaways.  More information 

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    Social Skills Instruction Training

    August 24, 2022

    Brought to you by the Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism (DNEA), this social skills instruction training discusses how social skills are developed and how that development can look different for students with autism. The training considers ways …

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  • Join the DNEA for “Disrupting Ableism” with Dr. Priya Lalvani

    June 10, 2022

    Disrupting Ableism: Understanding The Nature Of Disability Oppression And Its Outcomes In Society June 29th noon – 1:00 What is “ableism” and what does it mean to “disrupt” it? Learn about ableism, how discrimination against people with disabilities is …

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