Teaching Beginning Language and Establishing Vocalizations in Children with Autism: A Tutorial for Parents
In this presentation, Dr. Valentino will provide practical suggestions for increasing overall language in children with autism. She will also outline the steps to take to kick–start early communication skills (regardless of the age of the individual). Finally, she will describe everyday strategies that parents can implement to support the development of vocalizations in children who are not yet verbal.
Date & Time: July 12, 2018, 1:00 – 2:00 pm EDT
Presenter: Amber L. Valentino Psy.D., BCBA–D, Executive Director of Research and Clinical Standards – Trumpet Behavioral Health
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During this presentation we will discuss some common behavioral problems associated with individuals diagnosed with autism, define some key intervention strategies and provide a detailed course of action to improve compliance. We will outline mechanisms to track progress as well as tools to improve use of these strategies across caregivers and environments.
Presenter: Heather Hackett-Hayes, BCBA, Clinical Director/Owner, Spectrum Behavioral Associates
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This presentation will review the importance of teaching and reinforcing play and leisure skills for parents and caregivers of individuals with ASD. Additionally, it will review strategies to teach and reinforce play and leisure skills in the home environment.
Presenter: Sienna Greener-Wooten, PhD, BCBA, CARD Clinical Quality Director, Center for Autism and Related Disorders, LLC
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The presentation examines seven important components of instructional control to assist in gaining your child's compliance.
Presenter: Mary Knowles, BCBA w/ Behavior Analysis Inc.
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Presenter: Eric Levey, M.D. Chief Medical Officer, Health Services for Children with Special Needs
Parent Involvement in ABA Treatment Programs for Individuals with ASD
Presenter: Jamie Goodrich, MA, BCBA, CARD Clinical Quality Manager
Transition and Planning for the Future
Presenter: Nagla Moussa, Moussa Autism Consulting LLC
Evidenced Based Teaching Strategies for Individuals with ASD
Presenter: Maegen Pierce, BCBA, MA
Managing Challenging Behaviors at Home; Tools, Strategies, and Support
Presenter: Emily Berman, BCBA, MA from Gateway Learning Center
Potty Training Basics: an ABA Approach
Presenter: Megan Haupert, BCBA
Post-Secondary Opportunities & Options for ALL Students with Autism
Presenter: Cathryn Weir, Think College
Decreasing Problem Behaviors by Using Reinforcement
Presenter: Rachel Fouche, LMFT, MA, Executive Director of Therapeutic Learning Consultants, Inc.
How to Get the Most out of Your In-home Therapy: The Importance of Parent Participation in Child Gains
Presenter: Melissa Union, M.Ed, BCBA, LBA, Navigation Behavioral Consulting, LLC
Functions of Behavior
Presenter: Michael Conteh, M.Ed, BCBA, Executive Director of TDLC and Project Autism
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