Dr. Stephen Shore was diagnosed with "Atypical Development and strong autistic tendencies", was recommended for institutionalization as a young child, and was nonverbal until age four. With support from numerous people, Dr. Shore is now a professor of special education at Adelphi University where his research focuses on matching best practice to the needs of people with autism.
Dr. Shore will be giving a six-hour presentation on the following topics: -His autobiography -3 A's of Autism: Awareness to Acceptance to Appreciation -Developing an Understanding of the Hidden Curriculum for Learners with High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome