PYI 549: Work w/Severely Impaired ASD

2009-12-04 -

Maximum Increased.

Synonym:

66521 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

John Moran

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Spring 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Sat 1/16 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/6 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 2/27 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 3/20 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sat 4/10 (9:00AM-4:59PM)
Sun 5/2 (9:00AM-4:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Individual Assessment and Intervention Strategies
Restricted to ASD Certificate students.

This course will explore working with more severely impaired individuals with Autism. Topics will include ABA, behavioral issues, working with the nonverbal student, etc., and topics will in part be developed based upon student input. Participants will have opportunities to develop professional knowledge and research topics relevant to their needs. A portion of each class session will be devoted to supervision of students’ final projects demonstrating cumulative knowledge gained from the ASD program.