Virginia Autism Council Lunch Webinar Series: October 21, 2020- Trauma and Resilience Oriented Care at Home and in the Classroom with Dr. Allison Jackson

Description: This workshop will review trauma and resilience science, explore individual skill development techniques in the three key areas identified for children who have experienced complex forms of trauma, identify systematic phased interventions that are applicable to caregivers in the home as well as professionals in the classroom. Finally, the workshop will discuss the importance…

FREE: Parent Resources Webinar- Behavior Reduction

This 30 minute webinar will build on the functions of behavior and look at how behavior is decreased. About this Event This course builds of the functions of behavior and looks at how behavior is decreased. This looks and what consequence interventions are vs antecedent based interventions, as well as it helps define the terms…

FREE – Parent Resources Webinar- Understanding Behavior

This 30 minute webinar will explore the three-term contingency: Antecedent’s, Behavior, and Consequences. About this Event In this course you will explore the three-term contingency: Antecedent’s, Behavior, and Consequences.This class will focus on what a behavior is, and how we look at what triggered the behavior (antecedent) and why they are doing this behavior (consequence).…

Simple Steps to Functional Communication

Simple Steps to Functional Communication A key factor of many Developmental Disabilities is a deficit in communication skills. These deficits may include difficulty with expressive language, receptive language, or a combination of both. Expressive language is the ability of an individual to express himself to others while receptive language is the ability to understand what…

Trauma Informed Care for Behavior Analysts — Buzzword or Just Good Practice?

Trauma Informed Care for Behavior Analysts — Buzzword or Just Good Practice? What Defines a Trauma Informed Organization or System? “A program, organization, or system that is trauma-informed: Realizes the widespread impact of trauma and understands potential paths for recovery; Recognizes the signs and symptoms of trauma in clients, families, staff, and others involved with…