Discover the ways social work prepares you for working with people on the autism spectrum! Join our webinar and LIVE Q&A for insights on leveraging your expertise in meaningful ways, whether you're exploring, pursuing, or holding a social work degree.
When: January 31, 2024
Time: 01:00PM PST
Where: On Zoom
Meet the Speaker
Joshua Metz is a licensed clinical social worker, working at Positive Development as the mental health lead in a transdisciplinary practice serving young children with autism and related differences in development. From 2020-2022, Mr. Metz was at Ashburn Psychological and Psychiatric Services providing family-based developmentally informed therapy for young children. From 2017-2020, Mr. Metz was the Head of School at The Auburn School (Fairfax Campus), a private k-12 school providing a dynamic educational program for intellectually curious students with challenges in the areas of communication, socialization, pragmatic language, and organization. Prior to joining The Auburn School in June 2017, Mr. Metz spent ten years as a licensed clinical social worker and then Program Director of Neurodevelopmental Center for Early Intervention at Family Compass in Reston VA, providing therapy and early intervention to young children with pervasive developmental and autism spectrum challenges and their families.