The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference

November 16-18 | Columbus, OH

The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference

November 16-18

Columbus, Ohio

Learning, Loving, Living


Dave and Lindsey Banner

Learning, Loving, Living: A Fireside Chat with Lindsey Nebeker and David Hamrick

Wednesday, November 16 | 4:30 - 6:30 pm | Hall E Main Stage | Greater Columbus Convention Center

Free and open to the public


Many individuals on the autism spectrum often report ongoing and sometimes exhausting challenges associated with social communication and interaction. What can we learn from these challenges, and how can we as parents, professionals, community members, and employers better teach, support, and work with individuals on the autism spectrum?

Join us for a special session with Lindsey Nebeker and David Hamrick – a young couple featured in the recent documentary, Autism in Love. We'll talk with Dave and Lindsey about their personal journey – as individuals and as a recently married couple – focusing on their experiences and accomplishments in school through adolescence and into adulthood. We'll also watch the documentary Autism in Love and continue an enlightening and engaging conversation with David and Lindsey after the film. 

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Learn more about Lindsey and David:

Love on the spectrum: How autism brought one couple together (January 2016 / The Washington Post)

Autistic and In Love: Stars of Powerful New Doc Share How to Make Romance Last (April 2015 / MTV)

They're Autistic – And They're in Love (February 2009 / Glamour)