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RiteCare/SCHWA 4th Annual Autism Spring Conference

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8:00 am – 3:00 pm March 5th, 2016 – Ruby’s Inn
4825 N. Reserve St. Missoula, MT


Register here for this year’s conference!


Motivating Students With Autism Spectrum Disorder to Learn

By Ann Garfinkle
Learner Outcomes:

  1. Understand multiple reasons learners with ASD appear unmotivated to participate in the teaching-learning process.
  2. Understand when learners with ASD lack motivation or their lack of participation in the teaching-learning process is caused by other issues like lack of understanding, lack of generalization, or lack of skills.
  3. Understand several strategies to increase motivation in learners with ASD.

Applied Behavior Analysis Intervention Working in Team Collaboration

By Marie Middleton
Learner Outcomes:

  1. Learners will identify the components of the three-term contingency of behavior analysis
  2. Learners will identify a number of intervention strategies that fall under Applied Behavior Analysis
  3. Leaners will understand how Applied Behavior Analysis can be applied in a variety of settings
  4. Learners will understand the importance of a team approach for the intervention of ASDs

Continuing Education:

  • 6 OPI Credits (pending)
  • Certification of Completion
  • 6 MSHA CEUs (pending)

Fees (lunch provided):

Early Bird price ends Feb. 21st:

  • Professionals $80
  • Parents & Paras $55
  • Students $40

Typical Bird:

  • Professionals $100
  • Parents and Paras $75
  • Students $60

Scholarship Information:

Please email promptly if you require special accommodations

Register here for this year’s conference!

MT Autism Ed Project
Montana Speech Language Hearing Association