For Professionals

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Click here to view training materials:

KidTalk Tactics Project Training Manual – KTTP Manual

Spontaneous Play Protocol

Intervention Fidelity Worksheet

EMT Fidelity Checklist

Parent Fidelity Checklist

 

 KidTalk Presentations

Empirical Evidence of the Value Added by Parents’ Participation in Early Language Intervention presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D at the 5th Management Committee Meeting of COST Action IS1406, Limerick, Ireland – April 2017 (download the presentation)

Adapting Early Communication Intervention to the Phenotypic Characteristics of Young Children with Language Impairment presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at the Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language Workshop & Conference, Melbourne, Australia – April 2017 (download the presentation Part 1, Part 2 & handouts)

Phenotypical Adaptations of  Enhanced Milieu Teaching presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at the Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language Workshop & Conference, Melbourne, Australia – April 2017 (download the presentation)

Adapting Naturalistic Language Intervention for Young Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at the ASHA Conference – November 2016 (download this presentation & handout)

Beyond “Try This at Home” Using the Teach- Model- Coach- Review Instructional Approach to Teach Parents and Other Professionals Intervention Strategies presented by Elizabeth A. Fuller, B.S., Courtney A. Wright, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Emily D. Quinn, CCC-SLP, & Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at the ASHA Conference – November 2016 (download this presentation)

Naturalistic Early Communication Interventions: The Importance of Culture, Context and Partners presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at Learning Sciences Institute of Australia, Australian Catholic University, Brisbane, Australia – August 2016 (download this presentation)

The introduction of Enhanced Milieu Teaching to improve spoken language of students with autism spectrum disorder: An international replication presented by Michal Harty, Ph.D., Lauren H. Hampton, Ph.D., Elizabeth A. Fuller, B.S., and Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities, Melbourne, Australia – August 2016 (download this presentation)

EMT en Espanol: Adaptation of caregiver-implemented naturalistic communication intervention for low-income Spanish-speaking families presented by Tatiana Peredo, Ph.D. and Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D. at International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities, Melbourne, Australia – August 2016 (download this presentation)

KidTalk: Naturalistic Communication Intervention Strategies presented by Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D., Lauren H. Hampton, M.Ed, BCBA, Elizabeth A. Fuller, B.S., Cape Town, South Africa – March 2016 (download this presentation & handout)

Enhanced Milieu Teaching and Children with Developmental Disabilities: Evidence and Application presented by Ann P. Kaiser, PhD, Lauren H. Hampton, M.Ed, BCBA, & Elizabeth A. Fuller, B.S., Cape Town, South Africa – March 2016 (download this presentation)

Family Stories: Setting the Stage for Parent Implemented Interventions presented by Emily D. Quinn, M.S., CCC-SLP, Tatiana Peredo, Ph.D., and Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., at the ASHA Conference – November 2015 (download this presentation)

EMT en Español: A Cultural and Linguistic Adaptation of Caregiver-Implemented Language Intervention presented by Tatiana Peredo, Ph.D., and Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., at the ASHA Conference – November 2015 (download this presentation)

Teachers as Communication Partners: Why What You Say Matters in Young Children’s Language Development presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Keynote address at the Vanderbilt University Child Care Annual Training Meeting – September 2015 (download this presentation)

Parents as Partners in Early Intervention for Children with Autism: An Implementation Science Perspective presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Keynote address for the Autism Speaks Toddler Treatment Network at the International Meeting of the Society for Autism Research, Salt Lake City, UT – May 2015 (download this presentation)

Examining the Spontaneous Communication of Minimally Verbal Children with ASD in Supported versus Unsupported Contexts presented by Elizabeth A. Fuller, B.A., Jodi K. Heidlage, M.A., Ann P. Kaiser, Ph.D., and Connie Kasari, Ph.D. at IMFAR – May 2015 (download this poster)

Adapting Enhance Milieu Teaching for Young Children with Communication Impairment presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., at CEC Convention – April 2015 (download this presentation)

The Effects of Parent-Implemented Communication Intervention on Toddlers with Receptive and Expressive Language Delays presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D, and Megan Roberts, Ph.D. at SRCD – March 2015 (download this presentation)

Lessons Learned from Enhanced Milieu Teaching and Early Interventions for Young Children with IDD presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., and Zachary Warren, Ph.D. at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center – November 2014 (click here to watch this presentation)

Getting SMART about Combating Autism with Adaptive Interventions: Novel Treatment and Research Methods presented by Daniel Almirall, Ph.D., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Connie Kasari, Ph.D., and Wendy Shih, MPH, at IMFAR – May 2014 (download this presentation)

Adaptive Interventions for Minimally Verbal Children with Autism presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at Marcus Conference for Early Vocal Behavior- May 2014 (download this presentation)

SMART Approach to Increasing Communication Outcomes in ASD presented by Connie Kasari, Ph.D., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Kelly Goods, Ph.D., Jennifer Nietfeld, M.A., Pamela Mathy, Ph.D., & Daniel Almirall, Ph.D. at IMFAR – May 2014 (download this presentation)

Examining Language Outcomes from Naturalistic Language Intervention for Minimally Verbal Children with Autism presented by Lauren Hampton, M.Ed., Suzanne Thrower, M.A., & Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at IMFAR – May 2014 (download this presentation)

The Effects of Voice Output on Spontaneous Social Spoken Communication in Minimally Verbal Children with ASD presented by Stephanie Jordan, M.S. CCC-SLP., Lauren Hampton, M.Ed., & Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at IMFAR – May 2014 (download this presentation)

Training Parents in JASP-EMT: Using Empirical Benchmarks to Evaluate Generalization and Maintenence of EMT Strategies presented by Jodi Heidlage, B.A., Lauren Hampton, M.Ed., Julie Bryant, M.Ed., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., and Connie Kasari, Ph.D. at IMFAR – May 2014 (download this presentation)

Enhanced Milieu Teaching: Setting the Foundation for Communication presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., and Lauren Hampton, M.Ed. at ICECI – April 2014 (Click here for handouts) (download this presentation)

Adapting Enhanced Milieu Teaching for Young Children With Communication Impairment presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at ICECI – April 2014 (download this presentation)

Teaching Communication in Natural Environments: Supporting Parents as Peers and Partners presented by Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Tina Stanton-Chapman at ASHA – November 2013 (download this presentation)

The Effects of a Parent-Implemented Language Intervention for Children with Language Impairment presented by Megan Roberts, Ph.D., and Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at ASHA – November 2013 (download this presentation)

Toddlers with Cleft Palate: Understanding and Intervening to Address Differences in Speech and Language Development presented by Jennifer Frey, Ph.D., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., and Nancy Scherer, Ph.D. at ASHA – November 2013 (download this presentation)

A Naturalistic Social Communication Intervention for Minimally Verbal Children with Autism presented by Lauren Hampton, M.Ed., Julie Bryant, M.Ed., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Jennifer Nietfeld, M.A., and Ani Khachoyan, M.Ed. at IMFAR – May 2013 (download this presentation)

The Effects of Enhanced Milieu Teaching on Children with Down Syndrome presented by Kelly Windsor, B.A., Megan Roberts, Ph.D., and Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at CRIEI – February 2012 (download this presentation)

Effects of a Naturalistic Sign Intervention on Expressive Language of Toddlers with Down Syndrome presented by Courtney Wright, M.A., Ann Kaiser, Ph.D., Dawn Reikowsky, M.Ed., and Megan Roberts, Ph.D. at CRIEI – February 2012 (download this presentation)

Measuring Treatment Fidelity in a Triadic Intervention Model presented by Megan Roberts, Ph.D., and Ann Kaiser, Ph.D. at CRIEI – February 2012 (download this presentation)

 


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