Thursday, January 26, 2017

Workshop - High-Functioning Autism: Proven & Practical Interventions for Challenging Behaviors in Children, Adolescents & Young Adults

(Note. This workshop is not provided by the OPI Montana Autism Education Project and we will not be offering registration scholarships. We rarely do registration scholarships and then only for the CEC and a few other conferences.)

Billings:  February 21, 2017
Bozeman: February 22, 2017
Missoula: February 24, 2017

Single Registration
Single Registration: Advance Price (ends 2/1/2017)
2+ Group Rate: per person

  1. Explain how the DSM-5® updates impact service delivery.
  2. Utilize several social skill interventions to improve long-term success for children/adolescents with HFA.
  3. Employ specific coping and calming techniques for children/adolescents with HFA.
  4. Identify medication side effects that can mimic behavioral issues and may even cause behavioral issues.
  5. Design effective strategies for successful transitions for children/adolescents with HFA.
  6. Select specific behavioral interventions that target the most difficult behaviors in children/adolescents with HFA.
  7. Summarize the new DSM-5® diagnosis of Social-Pragmatic Communication Disorder and design treatment interventions.

FYI, this same workshop was in the same cities in February of 2016, but with a different speaker.