January 29-30, 2019                                  

Time:  9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Great Plains Career Technology Center
4500 SW Lee Blvd, Room 701
Lawton, OK 73505

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Jeanne Buchanan
Oklahoma Autism Center
(405) 842-9995

Supporting Children with Autism: A Training for Paraprofessionals 

This two-day workshop is designed for paraprofessionals, teacher assistants, and Head Start providers who serve children with autism and other developmental disabilities.  Practical information regarding how ASD effects classroom performance and effective supports is provided.

Topics include:

  • An introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • The role of the paraprofessional
  • Strategies for supporting students with ASD
  • Increasing communication and social interactions
  • Addressing challenging behavior
  • A parent’s perspective – parent panel
  • Making and using reinforcement boards

This training is being hosted by Lawton Public Schools and presented by the Oklahoma Autism Center

Registration Fee: $185/person


Check Payable:  
OUHSC-Child Study Center (EIN 73-1563627)
Attn: Liz Grafford
940 NE 13th Street, #NT4900
Oklahoma City, OK  73104