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TRIAD's Early Intervention Virtual Learning Community: Challenging Behavior Series - ABCs of Behavior

Date: January 05, 2018

Time: 2:00PM to 3:00PM

Location: Online


Please join Vanderbilt’s Treatment and Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders’ (TRIAD) Early Intervention Virtual Learning Community focused on addressing challenging behaviors. The purpose of this learning community is to give early intervention providers information and strategies related to skill acquisition and challenging behavior reduction for young children with ASD and related developmental delays and disabilities. The series will consist of six 1-hour interactive webinar sessions and will highlight application of the strategies and tools in TRIAD’s Early Intervention Challenging Behavior Curriculum Module. Each session will build upon the previous sessions. Therefore, registrants are encouraged to attend all sessions.

Technology Requirements

  • Internet access
  • Web-capable device (e.g., tablet, computer)

Training Topics

  • January 5: ABCs of Behavior
  • February 2: Understanding Challenging Behavior
  • March 2: Using Preventative Strategies
  • April 6: Using Reactive Strategies
  • May 4: Teaching Replacement Behaviors
  • June 1: Caregiver Coaching and Wrap-up

Webinar Format

  • Group instruction
  • Group Discussion
  • Question and answer

Proof of Attendance

  • Participants will receive certificates documenting their participation in 1 hour of professional development (per webinar attended).

This professional development opportunity is sponsored by the Tennessee Early Intervention System and is available to Early Intervention Providers in Middle and West Tennessee at no-cost to participants.

The VKC welcomes persons with disabilities.

Contact kc@vanderbilt.edu or 615-322-8240 for disability access information; 2 weeks advance notice is recommended for some accommodations (e.g., Braille, signing).