When:  February 1-2, 2022   


Time:  9:00 am - 4:00 pm each day

Price:  $275.00/per person



This is an online event.

Live "via Zoom"


Jeanne Buchanan
Oklahoma Autism Center
(405) 842-9995

Autism Spectrum Disorder: Foundation Training  for Paraprofessionals and Other Support Staff 

This virtual 2 day training is designed for paraprofessionals, teacher assistants, Head Start providers and other school support staff who serve students with autism and other developmental disabilities. Upon completion participants will have practical information regarding how ASD affects classroom performance. Effective strategies and supports will be provided.

Topics Include:

  • Autism: What we know
  • Characteristics of autism
  • The power of teaming
  • Classroom strategies for supporting students with ASD
  • Enhancing students' communication and social interactions
  • Social emotional supports
  • Understanding and de-escalating behavior
  • Parent and self-advocate perspectives

The Zoom link will be emailed to every registrant two days before the training begins.

Cost:  $275/person

*** Please do not pre-pay for this training.  You will be invoiced after the training is completed.  

Please Make P.O. / Check Payable To:  

OUHSC-Child Study Center (EIN 73-1563627)
AUX/Service Unit Accounting
PO Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK  73126-0901 

*This training is approved for OSDE-SES Project 613 Funds.