Research Seminar

Monthly seminars provide a venue for learning about research and clinical innovations, as well as for gathering as a community to hear about ongoing and upcoming projects. Speakers at our seminar have included experts in ASD and related neurodevelopmental disorders from around the university and the country. These seminars are open to the broader community.

All of our seminars are filmed and available to watch here on our website.

Special Lectures


Prof. Cory Shulman and Dr. Judah Koller

UJA- Federation of New York

May 2017


Prof. Francesca Happe

Thinking of Developmental Effects of 'Mind Blindness'

in Autism Spectrum Conditions


Family Education Day 2016

Prof. Cory Shulman-

Research applications for challenges in daily life



Ms. Rotem Rosen-

Transitional programs for adolescents and adults with high functioning autism



Ms. Sandra Israel Yaakov- 

A group, cognitive-behavioral intervention mediated by parents:

Acquisition of social skills for children, adolescents and adults with ASD






Dr. Judah Koller-

Autism in preschoolers: What do we know and where are we going?



Dr. Michal Begin-

Pharmacological intervention in ASD



Knesset Member Karin Elharrar




















Family Education Day 2017



Prof. Cory Shulman


Advances in evidence based intervention​ in ASD​

Dr. Judah Koller


Expert Panel: Approache​s to intervention for individuals with ASD

Dr. Aliza Vig, Dr. Tali Gev and Mr. Eyal Cohen


Parent​s' experiences​ in an intervention program in ASD kindergartens in Jerusalem: Evaluation methods

Ms. Michal Lewis

We apologize for the poor quality of the video


Goals and ​challenges for adults with 'high functioning' ASD

Dr. Susan Levinger

The whys, hows and value of participating in autism research

 Ms. Connie Putterman: Leading Canadian advocate, Mother of a child with ASD

FileConnie Putterman- Written speech in English.docx

FileConnie Putterman- Written speech translated to Hebrew .docx

PDF iconConnie Putterman- Slideshow .docx


Professional Education Day 2017


Dr. Mor Nahum - The changing brain 

Luna speaks out - A personal story


Mr. Netanel Miller High functioning ASD: The contribution of research to practice


Mr. Ami Lavi -  Treatment setting: Theory and practice


Dr. Tal Mazor-Karsenty & Mrs. Batel Wachspress - 

ParentSHIP: Coaching for parents of adults with high functioning autism, program, based on occupational therapy principles


Dr. Itai Berger - Autism spectrum disorder and attention deficit disorder