​​​​​Families With ASD 

                                 Susan Denny:  


 Social Security & SSI for Transition-Age Youth with Disabilities

Thank you to all of our 10th Anniversary Autism & ALL Special Needs Expo Providers , Vendors and Breakout Session Guest Speakers!!  You are the best! 

 2016  Autism & ALL Special Needs Expo   
     10th Anniversary Expo!

Helping Families Make Connections



Here is a list of all the wonderful organizations that came out to support our families at the May 7th, 2016 expo.

ABC Pediatric Therapy                             
Abilities First                              Achieve Together Behavior Services, LLC

​Alex Walton, Adult with Autism Artist           Applied Behavioral Services (ABS)                    AutiArt.com 


Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati        Autism Speaks Cincinnati      Behavioral Intervention and Consulting 

Beyond the Label      Brain Balance Center of Cincinnati        Bross Center for Learning and Achievement 

Child in Bloom       Children's Home of Cincinnati           ​Cincinnati Center for Autism​

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - Autism Research Group

​Cincinnati Children's Hospital-The Kelly O'Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Cincinnati Occupational Therapy Institute (COTI)

Cincinnati Recreation Commission’s/ Division of Therapeutic Recreation

Cincinnati TOPSoccer     Clermont County Board of Developmental Disabilities


Community Fund Management Foundation      Council on Developmental Disabilities

Cynthia Lohstroh, Travel Consultant with Travel Time, TPE LLC    
Disability and Autism Services of Indiana (DASI)

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Cincinnati       Eagle Strategies/New York Life  :      Andrew Magenheim

Easter Seals TriState        Elizabeth Mueller & Associates Dental Team              Envision

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Cincinnati and Columbus        Families Connected of Clermont County

Got-Autism LLC     Hamilton County Developmental Disabilities Services      House of Crafts

Jennifer Brown PhD: Author of Snapshots of Richard      Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Fields 

​Juice Plus + Carroll Hall     Ken Anderson Foundation          Key Behavior Services

Kid Power Therapy Services      KozieClothes.com           Linden Grove School       Luke Gregory Autism Center

May We Help      M.C. Mobility Systems      Melodic Connections    Music Therapy Care LLC

My Important Information      Nancy Magnus Kopnick, Ph.D.        Neurogen Brain and Spine Institute

Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI)        Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries

ONH Consulting      Patient Home Advantage      Positive Solutions Behavior Group     Prentke Romich Company  (PRC)

Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County    Red Treehouse     REM Ohio


ResCare Ohio/Sonny Spot Day Programs     Richard Brown: Artist with Autism      Safe Haven Farms


Sancta Familia Center for Integrative Medicine       Schaefer Education Solutions


Social Security Disability: Susan Denny     
Skyward Academy      Stepping Stones        Summit Academy Schools

Talk About Curing Autism Now (TACA)       TherapyWorks Cincinnati, LLC        The Weighted Blanket Whisper

www.BooksByTara.com      YMCA of Greater Cincinnati Autism Learning Center        Young Living Essential Oils





























Jennifer Brown PhD

Author of Snapshots of Richard




​Jennifer Brown PhD,  is a volunteer for the Autism Society of Greater Cincinnati and is a past president of that organization. Additionally, she volunteers for a number of disability groups including the Regional Autism Advisory Council and the Common Threads Network. 

She has a PhD from the University of Cincinnati in Communication Disorders and is a speech-language pathologist with more than twenty years of experience in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders. 

She retired as the Outreach Coordinator at the Kelly O’Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, where she was a member of the diagnostic team. Jennifer is the author of the book Snapshots of Richard: Living with Autism and most importantly, she is the parent of an adult son with autism.  ​

​Social Security & SSI for Transition-Age Youth with Disabilities

Public Affairs Specialist Sue Denny will provide an overview of Social Security and Supplemental Security Income, describe the disability application process, how the medical decision is made, and the appeals process. She will also provide information about what happens once benefits are approved, the representative payee program, and working while disabled.  


 About the Presenter:  Sue Denny has been the public affairs specialist at the Social Security Administration in Cincinnati since early 2001. She gives hundreds of presentations a year about Social Security programs and benefits and staffs booths at conferences and other events. She has a special interest in educating families of transition-age youth about disability benefits through Social Security and Supplemental Security Income. Sue serves as the liaison for local professionals and media in the Cincinnati area and is a regular guest on WKRC’s Simply Money, a popular drive-time radio program. Her passion is public affairs. She has a Communication degree from the American University, a Master of Public Administration from the University of Cincinnati, and a graduate Communication Teaching Certificate from Northern Kentucky University. 


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​Breakout Sessions for the Autism & ALL Expo

2017 Autism & ALL Expo on Saturday, April 1st

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