CED Ability Grand Rounds Archives

Grand Rounds are an important teaching tool that help our teams and other disability service providers keep up to date in evolving areas that may be directly related, or associated with our core practice. The CED hosts a variety of state and national experts to share information and provide opportunities for discussion.

The CED’s Ability Grand Rounds series take place once a month online by webinar and are open to all to participate.

July 14, 2020
"Improving Healthcare for Adults on the Autism Spectrum"

Presenter: Dora M. Raymaker, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Regional
Research Institute, Portland State University
Co-Director, Academic Autism Spectrum Partnership in Research and Education
Associate Editor, Autism in Adulthood

Attendees of this talk will learn to:

  • Recognize the barriers to healthcare access and quality commonly faced by adults on the autism spectrum
  • Identify ways in which providers and staff may have leverage in reducing these barriers
  • Use the AASPIRE Healthcare Toolkit for patients, supporters, and providers
  • Determine ways that you and your office can improve the experiences of the adults on the autism spectrum you serve

Transcript (PDF)