Children’s Museum Houston

Autism 101 Parent Workshop

Monday, Apr. 3, 2017 – Monday, Apr. 3, 2017

Doll children background design with autism word

Join us for an Autism 101 workshop for families that have many questions and concerns when first given the diagnosis of Autism (ASD). Please join the Texas Children's Hospital Autism Center staff as we discuss:

  • What is ASD?
  • Does my child need a medical diagnosis?
  • Where can my child receive a medical diagnosis?
  • What is ABA therapy?
  • How do we access therapies and school services?
  • What insurance. Medicaid, SSI, and other financial resoures are available?
  • How can I be a good advocate for my child?
  • How can I manage my stress and take care of myself? and more.

Spanish Session

Fecha: 3 de abril
Horario: 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Costo: Gratis
Registración:  Llamar a Lydia Dungus al 713-535-7238 or [email protected] 

English Session

Date: April 3rd
Time: 12:30-3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Registration: RSVP to Lydia Dungus at 713-535-7238 or [email protected] 


Texas Children's Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine


  • Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Thursday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
    Sunday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Closed Mondays. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and Easter Sunday.  
  • General Admission: $17 per person and $16 for seniors 65 years and older. FREE for children under one and Museum Members. Free Hours: FREE FAMILY NIGHT: Thursdays 5 pm - 8 pm.

Directions & Parking

  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking fees: 1 hour - $8, 2 hours - $9, 3+ hours - $10. Metered and street parking are available around the Children's Museum Houston.

Special Offers / Dining

The Children's Museum Houston's spacious eatery, Fresh Café, offers nutritious eats and treats for any time of day! Enjoy a healthy meal with savory salads, preservative-free sandwich bread and vegetarian options prepared daily – fresh off the grill!


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