MCC Daily Tribune

Autism Awareness Month: Organizations, Faculty Tips, and Resources.

April is Autism Awareness Month and today is World Autism Awareness Day!

Please refer the resources below for further information.

National Organizations:

Local Organizations:


Working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Presenter: Donna Burke, Counselor, Counseling Center and Disability Services Office

Date: Thursday, April 4th, 2019
Location: Downtown Campus, TCC/FIC, 404
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Date: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
Location: Brighton Campus, Teaching and Creativity Center, 12-201
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm

This presentation will include characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder, highlights from a student's perspective in the classroom, and discuss strategies to address specific behaviors in the classroom. Please bring questions to the presentation!

Tips for Faculty:

Faculty Guide: Autism Spectrum Disorder, from MCC Disability Services website.


The Growing Acceptance of Autism in the Workplace

Lee, Stephanie
Counseling Center & Disability Services