The Help Group 2013 Summit: Advances & Best Practices in Autism-Learning Disabilities-ADHD - The 2013 Summit will feature 30 experts presenting cutting-edge information to researchers, clinicians, educators, students & parents. Continuing education credits are available. Check the website (www.thehelpgroup.org) for speaker details & registration. Early Bird Registration Rates will be available.818-779-5212
Oct 25-26 Los Angeles Check website Skirball Cultural Center - Julie Hirschberg link email
Putting LAMP to Work: AAC Strategies for Promoting the Development of Communication - This workshop will cover the role of readiness to learn & share focus in the implementation of augmentative & alternative communication (AAC) for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). The importance of using motor patterning to develop motor automaticity & implementation strategies for teaching children with ASD to use AAC will be discussed.
Oct 28 2013 Clovis $79 ITT Technology School - Susan Perry link email 866-998-1726
PECS Level 1 Training: Basic - This intensive two-day training is designed to teach participants the theory behind the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) & the protocols for how to appropriately implement the six phases of PECS. The Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) is used to rapidly teach communication skills to those with limited functional speech. PECS promotes communication within a social context, without lengthy prerequisite training.
Nov 7 & 8 2013 Los Angeles 8a-4p $395/$295 - Dave link email 302-368-2515