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An Evening with Russell Lehmann

Come join other young adults, their families and community partners for an evening of networking, resources and information. Attendees will also learn from the experiences and insights of
Russell Lehmann, a highly sought-after motivational speaker, author, poet and advocate.
Russell is a 26 year-old man with autism who overcame co-morbid, debilitating mental health issues to lead a fufilling life.
Mr. Lehmann’s talk will touch on key issues including:
  • Self-Awareness
  • Taking Risks
  • Overcoming Failure
  • Courage
  • Love Yourself
  • Emotions
  • Dating Advocacy
  • Advice for Comforting During a Meltdown
  • Supporting Each Other

This evening event is for teens and adults with ASD and their caregivers. It is our goal to offer opportunity to network with and meet other young adults with ASD, to gain insights on how someone else overcame challenges, to get resources and information on making a successful transition to higher education, the workforce and adulthood.

The evening will include a presentation by a peer, an opportunity to mingle in a supported environment, a resource area with local organizations present with current information and some light refreshments.

This is a FREE event but Registration is Required

Limited Seating Register Today!

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