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Autism Spectrum Disorders: Interventions for Communication and Learning (WEB14314)

Presenter(s): Sylvia Diehl, PhD, CCC-SLP
Course Description

With this streaming video course, learn about the latest ASD research and strategies so you can set goals that are functionally valid across the classroom, home, and community.

Total run time: 3 hours, 6 minutes

This course provides SLPs with a framework to aid them in planning appropriate, contextually valid, and evidence-based interventions for the growing population of children with autism spectrum disorder, particularly young children and children who are minimally verbal. Using two case examples, the course presents an array of strategies for selecting learning priorities and targets that truly make a functional difference in a child’s life. The speaker also discusses connections to school standards and how to modify strategies for children of various ages. The course also includes a brief discussion of new and old diagnostic systems and their possible impact on practice.

Learning Outcomes
You will be able to:

  • Construct a cohesive intervention plan for children with ASD that is contextually valid and supported by literature
  • Identify and apply an array of strategies to support communication and learning in children with ASD

Sylvia Diehl, PhD, CCC-SLP
Sylvia Diehl, PhD, CCC-SLP

Here's what your colleagues have to say:
"Dr Diehl is so knowledgeable and passionate about her subject. It was easy to stay focused. I feel like it was very worthwhile and a great update to my skills." -Lorene Claire Dill, MS, CCC-SLP

What is Included?
You'll get online access to all the course content, including the full video, references, appendices, and eManual, so you can access it from anywhere!

Assessment Type
Self-assessment—Think about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your new knowledge.

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Subscribers Ratings
PDH: 3
ASHA CEU*: 0.3
Item #(s): WEB14314
Available Through: August 11, 2023