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“Chasing the Rabbit” Author Presentation

April 27, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


INformation flyer- with photo of father and sonWe are excited to announce that Derek Volk, the author of “Chasing the Rabbit: A Dad’s Life Raising a Son on the Spectrum,” will be on the UMaine campus offering a free presentation open to the UMaine and local communities. On Friday, April 27th at 6:30 pm, Mr. Volk will be sharing his story of the challenges and triumphs of raising a child on the autism spectrum.  The presentation is open to all who are interested, including parents and caregivers,  and students, educators, and professionals who work with, or plan to work with, persons on the autism spectrum. Mr. Volk is a national speaker and presents with a unique blend of honesty, humor, and encouragement.

Copies of “Chasing the Rabbit: A Dad’s Life Raising a Son on the Spectrum” will be available for purchase. 

This presentation is being co-hosted by MAIER and the Student Accessibility Services at UMaine. The event is free and open to the public, however, registration is requested to help us plan.

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Call or email Donna at MAIER to register:


April 27, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Maine Autism Institute for Education and Research
Student Accessibility Services, University of Maine