The first and only 1-day Autism Healthcare Provider Training Certification Course:
Learn what Autism is, how it impacts the patient, the family and your role as a Healthcare Provider Autism Care Specialist.
This presentation is intended to provide information about how characteristics of ASD influence communication & behaviour and how those characteristics result in deficits in self-care for the person living with ASD. Issues reviewed will include skills needed for effective communication and why and when these are impaired for children/youth/adults with ASD, difficulties can occur.

Learn how to understand Sensory Issues and Adapted Environments. This presentation will include information about sensory differences that may be present in children/youth/adults with ASD. It will include a review of behaviours that may be related to over-responsiveness/under-responsiveness to sensory input as well as sensorimotor integration issues that may impact motor planning and coordination. Information and strategies to support improved participation will be discussed.

Learn how you can increase compliance – working with families – working with school teams – and at your patient's home. The link between ASD, behaviours and compliance. This presentation explores basic principles of behaviour, including the nature of reinforcement, behaviour function, and how behaviour is strengthened to increase the likelihood it will happen again (or not happen again).

Learn how to deal with challenging behaviours and overcome communication barriers when dealing with people with Autism. This presentation will include plans for behaviour change with ways to improve healthcare providers' overall well-being along with the well-being of the person with ASD; strategies for preventing problem behaviours; and lastly, what to do when problem behaviour occurs to reduce the likelihood of strengthening it or escalating, to help insure the health & safety of all involved.

Learn how "Video Modelling" can be used successfully with Autism. This presentation will include general information about intervention approaches to support communication development. Specifically, Video Modelling for use for many health, medical and daily living aid related issues.

Learn – now that you are an "Autism Care Specialist" – now what? This presentation will consider your (hopeful) future increased involvement with the world of Autism.

The first and only 1-day Autism Healthcare Provider Training Certification Course

Barbara Lebo, for Braeden - MBA, BComm, CAAP, NIB
Director & Chief Operating Officer
ACTI = Autism CaregiverTraining Institute
P: 905-709.9885 Cell: 416-821-7355