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PLAY Project Intensive Workshop & Certification Training- Ann Arbor, MI
October 19 - October 20| $465 - $495
October 19th 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
October 20th 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
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!
CEUs have been approved through:
American Speech-Language- Hearing Association
Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative
CEUS are pending through:
American Occupational Therapy Association
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 firstname.lastname@example.org with details.
Venue and Hotel Information
The PLAY Project Intensive Workshop for October 19th & 20th 2017 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 October 18th-20th. 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 PLAY101217 as the Group code. The room rate will expire on September 18th 2017.
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