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PLAY Project Intensive Workshop and Certification Training

May 14 @ 9:30 am - May 15 @ 4:30 pm


May 14th  9 :30 am – 4:30 pm

May 15th  9:30 am – 4:30 pm

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Richard Solomon, MD, founder of The PLAY Project, believes every young child with autism should have access to life-changing early intervention, by empowering their parents or caregivers.  The PLAY Project strives to create a world where all children with autism receive early intervention services and parents choose the best treatment options for their child.

This professional development opportunity will provide you with an overview of the PLAY Project methods and principles along with case studies to gain immediate skills in helping children with autism. The workshop consists of case studies, video analysis of parent and child interaction, and group activities that develop your skills in play-based, developmental and behavioral techniques for engaging children with autism and other developmental delays.

Who will benefit:

Our intensive workshop will be of interest to administrators and policy makers involved with autism services, parents of children with autism, and providers who serve these children.This workshop can serve as a first step in pursuing the Certified PLAY Project Consultant credential.

After this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the PLAY Project, PLAY Autism Intervention, 7 circles of PLAY and can begin helping children with autism and their caregivers immediately!
  • Implement methods that help children with autism to (1) increase their social interaction and (2) develop a joyous relationship with their caregivers and other adults!
  • Identify techniques that help improve language, social skills, behavior, development, and play skills of children with autism!
  • Describe how a child’s unique profile is created and develop a plan to improve the child’s social interaction based on the profile!
  • and much, much more! 

Continued Education:

CEUS are pending through:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association

  • American Speech-Language- Hearing Association

  • Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative

Certificates of attendance for the Two- Day Intensive workshop will be issued to all participants at the completion of the course.

Parent  and Student Rate: 

Limited discounted parent/ student rates are available! Please contact with details.

Venue and Hotel Information

The PLAY Project Intensive Workshop for May 14th & 15th 2018 will be held at Weber’s Inn located at 3050 Jackson Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48103. The PLAY Project has reserved a limited number of rooms under a special rate of $129 for May 13th -17th. To book a room under the PLAY Project group of rooms for the please call (734) 769-2500 or click here for their website. Be sure to enter PLAY202018 as the Group code. The room rate will expire on April 13th 2018.


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May 14 @ 9:30 am
May 15 @ 4:30 pm