Communicating with Families and Caregivers of Students with Autism or other Developmental Disabilities
Presenter: Dr. Gazi Azad, Ph.D
This interactive training for preschool teachers and others will focus on the importance of clear and effective communication between preschool teachers, clinicians, and parents, especially families of students with ASD and/or other developmental disabilities. After attending this training, participants will better understand barriers and facilitators to collaborative communication. The workshop will also provide participants with the tools to develop efficient two-way communication systems, prevent conflict, and engage in mutually supportive relationships with families of children with ASD and/or other developmental disabilities.
Participants will be able to:
Implement ways to increasing parent engagement.
List the barrier and facilitators to collaborative teaming.
Demonstrate efficient two-way communication systems.
Who Should Attend:
Fellows and students
Medical and clinical staff
Support and other school staff
3.0 Continuing Education Hours & Light refreshments will be provided