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March 2020 Lecture - Dr. Monteiro

  • 07 Mar 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • UNLV CEB 214


  • Current members of surrounding state associations (CA, UT, AZ) may attend at the NVASP member price. For a registration code, email nevadaschoolpsychs@gmail.com with proof of your state association membership.

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        Autism Conversations: A Framework for Assessment and Intervention Across Age and Ability Levels   

Dr. Marilyn Monteiro

School psychologists will receive 6 NASP-approved credits

**This is a full day workshop with an hour lunch break**

Workshop Description

Learning Objectives

  • Use a visual organizational framework in line with the DSM-5 and IDEA criteria to recognize and describe the full range of autism spectrum differences in school-aged students (preschool through secondary).
  • Explain the differences across the autism spectrum to parents and teachers.
  • Be able to list 2 key tools to conduct a sensory-based diagnostic interview with students whose communication skills range from verbally fluent to functionally nonverbal.
  • Recognize a minimum of 3 of autism spectrum evaluation tools and identify how to use a core group of tools to make effective diagnostic determinations.
  • Develop individualized Brain Style Profiles across at least 3 age and ability levels.
  • Identify the co-occurrence rate of three additional eligibility categories seen in students with autism spectrum differences.
  • Identify at least 3 key supports and interventions that link to the individualized Brain Style Profile across age and ability levels.

UNLV - Carlson Education Building (CEB), Room 214

Location and Parking Map

The lecture will live-stream to our participants in Reno, NV.

Reno viewing will take place at University of Nevada, Reno - Crowley Student Union Building (CSU), Room 356 - Rita Laden Senate Chambers

Location and Parking Map

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