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Autism in Black

Autism in Black

Autism in Black aims to provide support to Black parents who have an autistic child, through educational and advocacy services. Autism in Black is dedicated to bringing awareness to Autism and reducing the stigma in the black community.

Maria Davis-Pierre, LMHC is a parent and couples coach who can come speak to your organization about the Black side of Autism from a  parenting perspective, effective parenting strategies for Black parents with a autistic child, and also for trainings for  professionals on how to work with Black families from a cultural perspective. Maria is available to do Q&A forums, small discussions, and workshops that fit the needs of your community.


The Autism in Black Podcast focuses on all things Autism and the Black Parent experience.

AUTISM IN BLACK CONFERENCE 2022 theme:Culturally Responsive Parenting & Advocacy

Join us for 2 full days of powerful discussions about Autism and the Black community. We want to empower all attendees by providing them with the resources to help better serve our families and our community.

This will be a virtual conference. 

June 24th-26th VIP Day is the 24th General Admission 25th & 26th 8:30-5:30pm EST

$117 general admission/ $317 VIP admission

Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
Community Services
Family & Support Services

Last Updated: 07/25/22