Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from the Thompson Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders University of Missouri.
Working with students with autism?
Join us for the 12th Annual Thompson Center Autism Conference in St. Louis on September 21 through 22!
Autism professionals from across the country will be learning the latest in research findings, best practices and autism education over the two-day conference.
Breakout sessions are offered across three strands:
- Autism in the Schools
- Applied Behavior Analysis in Practice
- Current Topics in Autism Research.
Renowned speakers this year include keynotes by Wendy Chung, research director at SFARI, and James McPartland, director of Yale’s Developmental Disabilities Clinic.
Other experts in autism education from across the U.S. will discuss:
- Addressing social skills
- Bullying prevention and interventions
- Using video-based instruction into classrooms
- Bringing Applied Behavior Analysis into the classroom
- Addressing safety concerns for students with autism
Take advantage of this incredible opportunity to pack in lots of learning and practical strategies to help serve children with autism in your school and classroom, while accruing continuing education credits as well.
Group registration discounts are available. To see the full list of speakers and topics or to register, please visit the detailed schedule of sessions here.
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