Columbia, SC (WLTX) -- A special seminar to help increase public knowledge on Autism is being offered at the State Museum Tuesday.

Palmetto Parent is hosting the South Carolina Autism Society event, as a part of National Autism Awareness Month, from 6pm-8pm April 23rd, and tickets are $25.

The seminar will feature a panel of local Autism experts, and nationally known speaker Dr. Robert Naseef.

Autism facts to consider:

  • Over 5300 individuals in South Carolina have autism, with many cases still undiagnosed.

  • Autism affects individuals in every country, knows no racial division, and has no economic boundary.

  • There is no cure.

  • Autism is more common in males.

Registration for the seminar:

Parentperspective.eventbrite.comor call 803-647-1601

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