AUTISM Cymru, Wales' national charity for autism, is to host a major Asperger syndrome conference at NEWI in Wrexham.
Leading speakers from across the UK, including leading autism authority Dr Glenys Jones from the University of Birmingham and Luke Jackson, the 16-year-old author of the acclaimed Freaks, Geeks and Asperger Syndrome, will address the conference.
The event, on March 15, is aimed at a range of professionals, including education professionals, health professionals, employment advisers, the police, the youth justice system and the probation services. People with AS and their parents are also welcome to attend.
There are thought to be around 18,000 children and adults in Wales with an autistic spectrum disorders.
For further information contact Jennie Thomas on 029 20463263 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.