There is an overabundance of information for autistic children and adults on how to be social, and it's always from a non-autistic perspective.

Speaking and Training Schedule

Catherine Faherty has been creating autism teacher training models, workshops, seminars, and speaking at conferences since the 1980’s. Here you will find a sampling of recent speaking engagements, presentations, and professional training from 2017-2019 under “Previous Events”. For newly scheduled presentations, search “Upcoming Events”.

Text from photo on left: There is an overabundance of information for autistic children and adults on “how to be social”…and it’s always from a non-autistic perspective.

Social Stories™ Seminar

Larnaca, Cyprus Larnaca, Cyprus

Catherine Faherty provides training in Social Stories™ to therapists and teachers, sponsored by Orizontas Centre, a special education clinic in Larnaca, Cyprus. For more information, contact Kristia Christou at orizontascentre@gmail.com. Presentations will be given in English, with simultaneous interpretation in Greek.

Γνωθι Ζ’αυτόν (Know Thyself): The Importance of Autistic Self-Knowledge

Kastoria Kastoria

Kastoria, Western Macedonia, Greece March 31, 2019 Catherine Faherty will be a keynote speaker for what is being described as the “First Panhellenic Festival dedicated to Autism” in Kastoria, Western Macedonia, Greece. This three-day festival (March 29-31, 2019) will feature fun activities for families and individuals, and educational presentations for individuals, family members, and professionals. […]

Camp Counselor Training

Greek Orthodox Diakonia Center, Salem, SC 455 Quail Ridge Rd, Salem, SC

Catherine Faherty trains camp counselors, and consults to “Christ the Good Shepherd Family Camp” at the Greek Orthodox Diakonia Retreat Center in Salem, South Carolina. This program serves the whole […]

Camp Counselor Training

Black Mountain Black Mountain, NC

As a member of a training team of autism professionals and autistic campers, Catherine provides a week-long training for this summer’s camp counselors at Camp Lakey Gap, an overnight summer camp for children and adults. For more information about Camp Lakey Gap,  for campers, and to inquire about positions of camp counselors, go to camplakeygap.org.

Social Stories™ Seminar

Athens, Greece Athens

Catherine Faherty provides training in Social Stories™ authorized by Carol Gray, to therapists and teachers, sponsored by Proseggisi, a special education clinic in Athens, Greece. For more information, contact Panagiotis Kokmotos at info@proseggisi.gr. Presentations will be given in English, with simultaneous interpretation in Greek.  

TEACCH® Fundamentals

Athens, Greece Athens

Catherine Faherty, TEACCH® Certified Advanced Consultant, in cooperation with the TEACCH Program of the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, provides authorized training in the foundational theories and strategies […]

Social Stories™ Seminar

The Republic of Malta

Catherine Faherty provides training in Social Stories™ , authorized by Carol Gray, to therapists and teachers. This is the first Social Story™ seminar in Malta, is being planned for 2020. […]

Catherine Faherty has been creating autism teacher training models and speaking at conferences since the 1980’s.  To inquire about these topics; or to find out if she can speak about another topic, contact: catherine@catherinefaherty.com.