Social Communication and Play for Young Children with ASD ~ February 15, 2019

Register Here https://odie.esu10.org/workshops/SectionDetails.aspx?SectionID=5389
DepartmentESU 10 - SPED
Primary ContactPolly Hays
Facilitator(s)Mikki Bohling, Judy Lauby, Chris Suchsland
DescriptionThis one day training will address supporting young children with Autism in the home, school and community settings.

Topics include:
-Social communication characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
-Motivational strategies
-Joint attention
-Supports in the environment
-Scaffolded instruction
-Peer modeling and mediation

At the end of the day, participants will have access to a virtual ‘tool box’ of resources to help them implement the strategies presented.

PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN:
-Milestones in social communication development
-Interventions to support development in social skills
-Interventions to support development in communication
-How to incorporate these interventions into the natural occupation of play
LocationESU 10 Kearney NE - Conference Room B - North Wing
Section Date(s)
February 15, 2019      8:30 AM       3:30 PM  
Audiencespecial ed and general education teachers (birth - 8), paraprofessionals, services coordinators, related staff, family members, others who serve young children, *Participants from the Central Region will have priority when registering.
Distance LearningNo, this section can NOT be taken via distance learning.
LunchYes, lunch is provided.
StudentsNo, student support is NOT enabled for this section.
Extra CreditNo, this section can NOT be taken for college credit.