Peter presents

Future presentations:

2022

  • 5 May: Autism and the predictive mind. Context Blindness 2.0. Copenhagen, Denmark. (More information)
  • 11 May: How the autistic brain affects the development of social and emotional skills. Oasis Place, Malaysia. (Information will follow)
  • 17 May: Praktijkdag autisme: het kind centraal. Lecture about “How do we define autism and what are the targets of our interventions?” and a workshop “From I am Special to H.A.P.P.Y.“. (In Dutch) More information.
  • 18 May: Autism and the Predictive Mind, Absolute Thinking in a Relative World: Practical Implications for Treatment and Intervention. New York, Theramoves. Online course. More information.
  • 19 May: Autism and theory of own mind. Congres Liga Autisme Vlaanderen. (in Dutch: meer informatie)
  • 26 May: An independent and happy life as an adult: what can we learn from the success stories in autism? Oasis Place, Malaysia. (Information will follow)
  • 8 June: Autism and happiness. From neurodiversity to neuroharmony. National Autisme Conference, Tønsberg, Norway. More information.
  • 16 June: Autism and the predictive mind. Context Blindness 2.0. Eesti Autismiliit, Tartu, Estonia.
  • 17 June: Autism and happiness. From neurodiversity to neuroharmony. Eesti Autismiliit, Tartu, Estonia.
  • 24 June: Autism and happiness. From neurodiversity to neuroharmony. Stiftung Libenau, Meckenbeuren, Germany. More information.
  • 30 June: Happy autistic learners: well-being as the lever for succesful inclusive education of autistic students. Barking and Dagenham School, London, UK.
  • 10 August (yes, on my birthday!): Well-being in autism. Autism and happiness: from neurodiversity to neuroharmony. Kulturen, Vårgårda, Sweden. More information.
  • 7-9 October: Topic to be confirmed, but it will be about well-being in autism. Autism-Europe’s 13th International Congress, Cracow, Poland. More information.

Past presentations

It is impossible to list all the workshops, lectures and presentations I’ve given in the past 30 years, so I limit the list to the presentations I gave at international conferences.

Live lectures given at international conferences

1992, May 8-10: Den Haag, The Netherlands: 4th Autism-Europe International Congresss: Autism in the family.

1996, May 3-5: Barcelona, Spain: 5th Autism-Europe International Congress: Stress in parents of a child with ASD.

2000, May 19-21: Glasgow, Scotland, UK: 6th Autism-Europe International Congress: Psycho-education in autism.

2003, Nov 14-16: Lisboa, Portugal: 7th Autism-Europe International Congress: Autism and emotions.

2004, Nov 10-12: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre International Autism Symposium: Psycho-education and autism: “I am Special”.

2006, Oct 25-27: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre International Autism Symposium: Counselling with people with ASD.

2007, Aug 31 – Sep 2: Oslo, Norway: 8th Autism-Europe International Congress: Empowerment and autism.

2008, Oct 30 – Nov 2: Cape Town, South Africa: World Autism Congress: Autism and imagination.

2010, Oct 8-10: Catania, Sicily: 9th Autism-Europe International Congress: Contextualizing strategies in autism.

2010, Nov 3-5: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre International Autism Symposium: Context blindness and autism.

2012, Oct 24-26: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre International Autism Symposium: Intimate relationships  and autism.

2013, Sep 26-28: Budapest, Hungary: 10th Autism-Europe International Congress: Autism and midlife; Autism and happiness; Autism and intimate relationships

2015: Montréal, Quebec, Canada: Quebec Gold Conference: Autism as context blindness

2015: Brisbane, Australia: Asia Pacific Autism Conference APAC15: Autism and intimate relationships; Autism and happiness

2016, Jan 15-17: Herning, Denmark: 2. International World Autism Conference: Autism and happiness

2016, Sep 16-18: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK: 11th Autism-Europe International Congress: Autism: redefining outcomes

2016, Oct 31 – Nov 2: Göteborg, Sweden: First Annual European Summit on non-punitive, non-adversarial interventions for at-risk kids: Context blindness and the Socrautic method

2016, Nov 17-19: León, Spain: XVIII AETAPI Conference (Asociación Española de Profesionales del Autismo): Autism as context blindness; Autism and happiness

2017, March 16, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK: Enquire National Conference: Autism and happiness

2017, Sep 07: Sydney, Australia: Asian Pacific Autism Conference APAC17: Autism: from neurodiversity to neuroharmony

2017, Nov 16: Columbus (Ohio), USA: OCALICON: Autism and happiness

2017, Dec 01: Sevilla, Spain: Congresso Sevilla Autismo: Autism as context blindness

2018, Jan 19: New York City (NY), USA: NESTCON: Autism as context blindness

2018, Feb 22-23: Perth, Australia: Autism WA: Autism as context blindness: masterclass

2018, Feb 26-27: Adelaide, Australia, Autism SA: Autism: masterclass

2018, Oct 25: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre for Autism International Conference: Autism and the predictive mind. 

2018, Oct 25: Toronto, Canada: Geneva Centre for Autism International Conference: Autism and happiness: mission (im)possible? 

2018, Oct 30: Göteborg, Sweden: The Third Annual European Summit on Non-Punitive, Non-Adversarial Interventions for At-Risk Kids: The predictive mind and autism: context blindness 2.0.  

2018, Nov 8: Glasgow, Scotland, UK: 50th anniversary conference Scottish Autism: From neurodiversity to neuroharmony: plea for a smaller but stronger autism.

2019, Jan 19: Orlando (FL), USA: 26th CARD conference (Centers for Autism and Related Disabilities): Autism and the predictive mind. 

2019, Jan 19: Orlando (FL), USA: 26th CARD conference (Centers for Autism and Related Disabilities): Autism and Happiness: Mission (Im)possible?

2019, 7 March: Autism, the predictive mind and sensory issues. 10th National Autistic Society Professionals Conference, Birmingham, UK.

2019, 7 March: From neurodiversity to neuroharmony. Having a meaningful life with autism. 10th National Autistic Society Professionals Conference, Birmingham, UK.

2019, 29 April: Autism and relationships. SIKON Konference, Odense, Denmark.

2019, 19 June: Masterclass: Autism: building relationships. Singapore.

2019, 21 June: Autism and neuroharmony: well-being accross the life span. APAC19: Asian Pacific Autism Conference, Singapore.

2019, 22 June: Context blindness, learning and employment APAC19: Asian Pacific Autism Conference, Singapore.

13 – 15 September 2019: Access to education. 12th Autism Europe Congress, Nice, France.

23 – 25 September 2021: Autism and the predictive mind. 13th European Congress of Mental Health in Intellectual Disability in Berlin.

23 – 25 September 2021: Happiness and well-being in autism and intellectual disability. 13th European Congress of Mental Health in Intellectual Disability in Berlin.

4 November: Keynote: Autism and well-being: from neurodiversity to neuroharmony. Skive Conference, Denmark. (live)

4 November: Workshop: Autism friendliness: the key ingredients. Skive Conference, Denmark. (live)

20 November: Keynote: Autism and happiness. 2nd National Autism Congress Switzerland, Bern.

20 November: Workshop: Autism as context blindness. 2nd National Autism Congress Switzerland, Bern.

First you will get a glimpse of my most important past presentations. Just to give you an idea what I can talk about. Please scroll down to see where I will present in the coming months.