Practicioner Resources

Trainings for Practitioners

The National Autism Center at May Institute offers customizable virtual and on-site training focused on autism spectrum disorder and applied behavior analysis for professionals and organizations.

Topics include:

  • Understanding the Nature of Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Evidence-Based Interventions and Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Team Meetings: Working Effectively with Parents and Caregivers
  • Assessing Skills and Developing an Intervention Plan
  • The Importance of Play
  • Building a Foundation for Intervention: Rapport Building and Play
  • Social Communication and Interaction: Teaching Foundational Skills
  • Social Communication and Interaction: Building Communication Skills
  • Understanding Challenging Behavior
  • Severe Challenging Behavior
  • Stereotypical and Repetitive Behavior
  • Mealtime Concerns
  • Teaching Independence in Bathroom Routines
  • Increasing Daily Living Skills and Adaptive Behavior

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