Catherine Davies M.Ed., M.Sc., LMHC and
Educational Consultants at Indiana Resource Center for Autism
This workshop is designed for attendees with experience in Structured TEACCH®ing. For training in the basic principles of Structured TEACCH®ing see our Structuring for Success course here https://go.iu.edu/3C1E, see "Course Details" tab or contact Catherine Davies if your organization is interested in an in-person training.
This one-day workshop will be presented via Zoom. It is recommended that you ensure that you have the latest version of Zoom in order to avoid any problems accessing the workshop.
This is a live interactive virtual workshop and will NOT be recorded. It will therefore not be available to watch at a later date.
This workshop focuses on Structured TEACCH®ing Strategies (as developed by the TEACCH® Autism Program) such as visual schedules, work systems and deliberately designed work materials. The workshop is designed for professionals who have received previous training in Structured TEACCH®ing Strategies and are using the concepts in their work. It will explore more advanced concepts of Structured TEACCH®ing and allow attendees to problem solve how to address issues specific to their situation.
As well as more in-depth issues around the basic principles of Structured TEACCH®ing, consideration will be given to structuring social communication, using structure to reduce challenging behaviors and ways to incorporate structure into general education settings.
Workshop content will be tailored to attendee needs, in order to achieve this, registrants are invited to submit questions or examples (this could include photo examples without students) of the structure in their settings to Catherine Davies at firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission of a question will be considered consent to use that information during the workshop without identifying the sender.
Who Should Attend?
This workshop is designed for professionals with experience in Structured TEACCH®ing such as general and special education teachers, administrators, autism consultants, speech therapists, psychologists and occupational therapists.
Goals and Objectives
Attendees will learn how to:
• Individualize Structured TEACCH®ing Strategies for specific learners or settings.
• Describe how structure can support social communication.
• List ways of setting up structure in a variety of settings/situations including general education.
• Design both preventative and proactive behavior management strategies using structure.
Date & Time
• Date: February 17th, 2022 (This is a 1-day workshop presented via zoom)
• Time: 9 a.m. – 4:00p.m. (EST) please plan to log on and enter the waiting room at 8.45am in order to allow time for any technical troubleshooting.
The registration fee for this workshop is $125 USD, which includes downloadable handouts. Payment is by credit, debit, check, or purchase order. A limited number of slots are available, so participation is based on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, click on "Registration and Consumer Education" tab below.
Catherine Davies and Amy Gaffney are Educational Consultants and TEACCH® Certified Advanced Consultants at Indiana Resource Center for Autism.
Amy is a Speech-Language Pathologist with experience working with children, young adults and families.
Catherine was a Clinical Psychologist in the UK and has over 25 years of experience working with children and adults with developmental disabilities.
For complete bios go to https://www.iidc.indiana.edu/irca/about/personnel.html
ALL TIMES ARE IN US EASTERN TIMEZONE
Note: exact content to be decided based on topic submissions but will focus around problem solving related to the implementation of Structured TEACCH®ing such as room set up, visual schedules, work systems, structured tasks, visual communication systems and behavioral supports.
8:45 am – 9:00 am Enter waiting room and troubleshoot any tech issues
9:00am – 10:20 am Introduction and Overview of Content Areas
10:20 am – 10:35 am Break and Submit Questions
10:35 am – 12.00 pm Next Steps for Structured TEACCH®ing
12:00 pm – 1:00pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:20 pm Next Steps for Structured TEACCH®ing
2:20 pm – 2:35 pm Break and Submit Questions
2:35 pm - 4:00pm Discussion and Conclusions
The registration fee for this workshop is $125 USD, which includes downloadable handouts. Payment is by credit card or purchase order only. A limited number of slots are available, so participation is based on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration and payments are processed online by Indiana University (IU) Conferences. Once registered, you will receive the link to the Zoom Workshop on the payment confirmation page, as well as via email on your invoice from email@example.com.
To register, use this link: https://go.iu.edu/4bnz
All registrations are final. No money will be refunded.
Consumer Education Funds
For information on Consumer Education Funds for family members or individuals with disabilities in Indiana, see https://www.in.gov/gpcpd/featured-projects/consumer-education-fund/ or call 317-232-7770.
Certificates of Attendance for 5.5 instructional hours will be available for free and can be used for:
• Professional Growth Plan points.
• Indiana Professional Licensing Agency Continuing Education credits for Speech Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists and Occupational Therapist Assistants licensing requirements.
• Indiana Professional Licensing Agency Category 1 Continuing Education for Social Workers (LSW), Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Addiction Counselors (LAC), Marriage & Family Therapists (LMFT), Mental Health Counselors (LMHC), and Clinical Addiction Counselors (LCAC) licensing requirements.
• Type II BCBA Credits will also be available at no cost by emailing Dr. Cathy Pratt at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Indiana Institute on Disability and Community is committed to providing equal access to this event for all participants. If you have questions about accessibility or have a request for alternative formats or other accommodations, please contact Julia Deaton at email@example.com or 812-855-6508 with your request at least four weeks in advance of the event. The deadline for accommodations request for this workshop is January 20th, 2021.
If you have questions about the workshop content please contact Catherine Davies (firstname.lastname@example.org) at 812-855-6508. All registration payment questions should be directed to IU Conferences at 800-933-9330 or email@example.com.