A Spectrum of Connection: Autism, Dating, Relationships, and Sexuality
A Group Conversation with Madeline Barger, MS, LMFT, BCBA
Date: Saturday, January 27, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Alicia Ashman Library
Address: 733 High Point Road, Madison | See map below
FREE Event! No RSVP needed. Just drop in.
Young adults and older teens who consider themselves to be on the autism spectrum or Aspergers are invited to join in our conversation. Topics might include social skills and dating, online dating, sexuality, friendships and more. We will include some examples, practical suggestions, ideas and most importantly—your experiences and questions.
Madeline Barger has spent the last 10 years working nearly exclusively with people with autism in family, couple, and individual units. Her interest began during her undergraduate work at UW Madison. Barger is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and received a Master of Science in Marriage and Family therapy from Edgewood College. She is also a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with training from Ball State University. Barger is the Clinic Coordinator and Transition Age Lead at the Waisman Autism Treatment Programs and also provides treatment and consultation at her small private practice; Madison Mind, LLC. Barger is currently enrolled in the Sexual Health Program at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Upon completion, Barger will be one of the few sex therapists with this combination of experiences in the world.