Autism Conference May 3
On May 3 and October 4, 2014, ChildWise Institute will bring together experts in Helena and Kalispell to present on issues pertaining to Autism Spectrum Disorders in Children.
This conference is designed to expand understanding and awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorders in children and develop competencies for parents, mental health professionals, teachers and healthcare providers. Participants will be able to better understand and treat children diagnosed with symptoms on the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Social, emotional, behavioral and medical factors affecting children with ASD will be discussed. In addition, this learning seminar will identify ways to collaborate and integrate services from multiple agencies.
Presentations will include “Positive Behavioral Support for Children with Autism,” “Nutrition for Cognition,” an overview of the P.L.A.Y. (Play and Language for Autistic Youngsters) Project, and more.
|Who Should Attend?|
|Parents, Educators, Psychologists, Therapists, Mental Health Professionals, Healthcare Providers, and Medical Professionals.
Up to 6 CEU credits and OPI renewal units are available for social workers, therapists, psychologists, educators, and healthcare providers.