Catherine B. Zenko, M.S., CCC-SLP, has worked in the field of ASD for over 13 years. She is an adjunct faculty at the University of Florida Dept. of Speech Language Hearing Sciences since 2008 teaching the graduate-level Autism and AAC course and has worked at the University of Florida (UF) Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) for over 11 years. While at CARD, Catherine has helped hundreds of individuals with ASD, their families and educators through direct consultation or providing training opportunities on a myriad of topics relating to best practices and ASD. She recently co-authored the revision of Janzen, J.E. and Zenko, C.B. (2012) Understanding the Nature of Autism, 3rd Edition. Austin, TX: Hammill Institute on Disability and will be presenting a 2-hour session at the November 2011 ASHA Convention in San Diego, CA. Copyright Plural Publishing, Inc.