High Functioning Autism: Proven and Practical Interventions for Challenging Behaviour in Children and Adolescents

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Wednesday, December 4
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Executive Airport Plaza Hotel Richmond
7311 Westminster Hwy

  • Jack Hirose & Associates
  • 604.924.0296
  • registration@jackhirose.com
  • $269.00 plus tax (further discounts available, i.e. group rates, early bird)

Workshop Description

This intensive, one-day hands-on workshop provides evidence-based behavioural intervention strategies, essential treatment tools, and successful psycho-social techniques to teach new skills to children, adolescents and young adults with high-functioning autism (HFA).  Dr. Daily will provide interesting case studies, demonstrations, and activities that will help you better understand high functioning autism and give you practical intervention techniques for social success, improved mood, positive behaviour changes, and overcoming challenging co-occurring behaviours.

Join autism expert and author, Cara Daily, PhD, BCBA, and learn how to integrate the latest research on brain development, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and behavioural interventions in your work with children with autism (0-25 years).

You will walk away with up-to-date evidenced-based strategies to teach new skills and behaviours related to co-occurring deficits such as:

  • Social-Communication
  • Sensory
  • Anxiety/Rigidity
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Meltdowns
  • Psychotropic medications
  • Social-Pragmatic Language Disorder
  • ADHD/Executive Functions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Sex Education
  • Depression
  • Self-Help Skills

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