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Workshop Schedule

Workshop #1: Introduction to Verbal Behavior - New York

10/23/2019 - 10/25/2019   (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
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This workshop focuses on the behavioral approach to teaching communication skills to children with autism and other developmental disabilities. This approach is based on B.F. Skinner’s analysis of verbal behavior and the research of Michael, Sundberg, Partington, and others.

Parent Training Series: Understanding the VB-MAPP - Norwell, MA

03/13/2019 - 03/13/2019   (7:00pm to 8:30pm)
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The VB-MAPP is a common assessment tool used by clinicians to evaluate the language skills of children with autism. In this presentation we will review the various component of the assessment and how the results can be used to drive the development of effective goals and objectives. If a VB-MAPP for your child has been conducted it is recommended you bring a copy to the presentation.

Parent Training Series: Changing Instruction to Change Behavior - Norwell, MA

04/10/2019 - 04/10/2019   (7:00pm to 8:30pm)
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This talk will review common challenges encountered during formal and informal instruction. By considering the behavior of the “teacher” (this includes parents) and making changes to how instruction is presented, instead of focusing exclusively on the behavior of the child, instruction may be more successful and enjoyable for everyone.