Thursday, February 9, 2023

Online Training for OPI Renewal Units: Many Faces of Autism

 An Introduction to Autism Characteristics and Simple Strategies from OCALI.

This introductory module presents information about unique characteristics of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), including social-communication, restricted interests and patterns of behavior, sensory, cognition and information processing, and emotional regulation. Five simple strategies are introduced that may be used anytime, anywhere with young children, students, and adults with ASD.

Learning Objectives:

  • Provide an understanding of the spectrum of skills that characterize autism spectrum disorder, or ASD.
  • Dispel common misconceptions about ASD.
  • Provide simple strategies that may be helpful for individuals with ASD.

Estimated Time to Complete Module: 90 minutes

You can find more information and register for the OCALI training here. 

If you wish to receive two OPI renewal units for completing the training, you must register here. We will then tell you what information from the OCALI training needs to be provided to receive your OPI renewal units.