Training

Formalized staff and parent trainings can be provided on topics related to the needs of individuals with autism spectrum disorders or other neurological disorders, as well as children presenting with serious behavioral challenges.   Trainings can be one time on specific topics or can be provided as part of intensive multi-day packages.  Examples of training topics are provided below, but trainings can be individualized to meet the needs of specific populations or settings.

  • Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Effective Use of Reinforcement and Antecedent Strategies
  • Effective Instructional Strategies
  • Effectively Supporting Children in Inclusion Settings
  • Developing Individualized Teaching Plans
  • Functional Behavior Assessment
  • Developing and Implementing Behavior Support Plans
  • Functional Communication Training
  • Writing Measurable Goals and Benchmarks
  • Social-Skills Assessment and Intervention
  • Assessing and Teaching Play Skills