2019 Brazil | Center for International & Intercultural Education | Kent State University

A Global Understanding of Autism

SPA 44096 / 54096 Independent Study
SPA 45000 Special Topics Course


Summer Intersession 2019

Universidade of Sao Paulo


The number of people diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder is on the rise; not just in the United States but also around the world. Spend 14 days in Brazil    exploring how people of this culture understand ASD, support and services those with ASD and their families. Gain an understanding of the culture with guided visits to schools, hospitals, and outpatient facilities along with scheduled site seeing trips.

Informational Meeting Times:     
                                                    September 25th       1:00 pm     217 White Hall
                                                   October 4th              10:00 am   403 White Hall
                                                    October 19th           11:15 am    408 White Hall


Faculty Instructor:    Lisa R. Audet, PhD, CCC-SLP


To fill out the on-line application, please log onto   http://educationabroad.kent.edu/?go=AutismBrazil

There is a $60.00 non-refundabale fee to fill out the application.



Contact Rose Onders for more information
215 White Hall