Event Details


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Families First Program, Winter 2017: Addressing Challenging Behavior

Date: February 18, 2017

Time: 9:00AM to 12:30PM

Location: Room 241, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, One Magnolia Circle

Event Flyer: FFP-WinterSpring-2017.pdf


A monthly workshop series for parents of young children with an autism spectrum disorder.

Program is free of charge.

Each 3-hour workshop focuses on providing parents and caregivers with strategies to use at home, school, and in the community. The strategies discussed are based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).

This workshop will also be livestreamed to a location in Jackson, TN! For more information and to register please email mary.a.fleck@vanderbilt.edu or call 615-875-8881.

Registration is required by midnight Tuesday, February 15, 2017.

Families First Child Care registration is by telephone request for children over 1 and under 10 years of age only following registration for the event. Please contact Nina Harris at (615) 322-7565 following registration if you need this service.

For more information about the workshop and child care, contact families.first@vanderbilt.edu or (615) 322-7565, or visit vkc.mc,vanderbilt.edu/vkc/triad/training/families/.

Sponsored by the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD).