The Understanding Students with Autism Workshop on Tuesday January 10, 2017 is open to parents who are interested in learning more about autism. Registration is required and the workshop costs $55.00.
Understanding Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders
New York State Education Department approved coursework training in autism
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 4:00 – 7:00 ~ Registration: $55.00 Center for Spectrum Services 70 Kukuk Lane Kingston, NY 12401 (845) 647-6464 presented by Cheryl N. Engel
This course will provide an overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders and effective treatment practices. A review of diagnostic categories, etiology, and current research will establish the foundation for this course. Key factors that impact individuals within an educational setting will be discussed (e.g. communication, social skills, executive functioning, sensory, and behavioral characteristics) and support strategies and evidence based teaching methodologies will be presented. Participants will be introduced to functional behavior assessments and how they are used to develop positive behavioral support plans. This Training is appropriate for: * Certified administrators newly assigned to special education position * Those applying for special education certification through the individual transcript * Those applying for a special education certificate through the SED TEACH system * Parents, professionals or anyone else interested in
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