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VIA Welcomes Dr. Gina Green

April 28, 2011 |

April 28, 2011 Respected autism researcher and author Dr. Gina Green, BCBA-D, presented to over 60 attendees at the first VIA Autism Speakers Series event on April 28, 2011. Dr. Green spoke about how consumers, practitioners, and funding agencies can learn to distinguish reliable scientific evidence from other sources of information about interventions for ASD.…

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VIA Welcomes Congressman Hurt

April 28, 2011 |

April 28, 2011 Congressman Robert Hurt, who represents the 5th District of Virginia, visited the Virginia Institute of Autism (VIA) on April 28, 2011. The Congressman learned more about the diverse needs of children and adults on the autism spectrum. Congressman Hurt and VIA Executive Director, Dr. Ethan Long, discussed the importance of intensive, individualized,…

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VIA Autism Speakers Series Welcomes Dr. Peter Gerhardt

April 28, 2011 |

June 7, 2011 Dr. Peter Gerhardt presented, “Adolescents and Adults with Autism: Applied Behavior Analysis & Evidence-based Practice in Support of Competence and Quality of Life” to over 40 attendees at the VIA Autism Speakers Series event on June 7, 2011. Dr. Gerhardt spoke about how applied behavior analysis can be used to teach meaningful,…

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