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

A Global Understanding of Autism

Summer Intersession 2019

Universidade of Sao Paulo


Students in Brazil
  • Program Overview

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.

  • Course Information

A Global Understanding of Autism

Faculty Instructor: Dr. Lisa R. Audet, PhD, CCC-SLP (laudet@kent.edu)

SPA 44096 / 54096 Independent Study
SPA 45000 Special Topics Course
  • 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 

  • To Apply

Fill out application

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

  • Contact

Rose Onders
215 White Hall