Autism Workshop: Model Me Kids® Training DVD

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Model Me Kids®, LLC Presents: Practical Strategies for Using Video Modeling for Teaching Social Skills to Children with Autism (2-DVD Set)

Professional workshop on practical strategies for using video modeling for teaching social skills to children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Ideal for teachers, therapists, speech pathologists, and other service providers supporting students with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Description: This workshop examines video modeling as an evidence-based method of improving social skills in children with an ASD.  Children with ASD often struggle to succeed in social situations. Video modeling has been found to be an efficient and effective method of teaching social skills to children with an ASD. This workshop addresses how to implement a video modeling program, pairing video modeling with other social skills training approaches, and strategies for generalisation of skills.
Chapters in DVD 1: Elizabeth Delsandro
Introduction, Social Interaction, Social Challenges, Social Theories, Learning Styles, Types of Video Modeling, Uses of Video Modeling, Getting Started, Group Instruction, Evidence-Based Practices, Pairing With Other Strategies
Chapters in DVD 2: Jennifer Cerbasi
Introduction, Approach to Instruction, Selecting Lessons, Preparation, Reinforcement, Attending, Behaviour, Modifications, Repetition, Transitions, Generalisation, Peer models, Teens
Run Time: Approx. 147 minutes
About the speakers:
Jennifer Cerbasi, M.S.Ed
Jennifer holds a B.A. in Psychology and a Master’s degree in Special Education. Trained in Applied Behavior Analysis, she has incorporated those techniques as a classroom teacher of students with Autism in Northern New Jersey. Jennifer continues to apply those principles in her current work as an Educational Consultant with families working on in-home behavior strategies.
Liz Delsandro, M.S., CCC-SLP
Liz is a consultant, public speaker, and speech-language pathologist. She has been a clinical assitant professor in speech-language pathology, an adjunct faculty member at several universities, a direct service provider, an Autism consultant, and an assistive technology trainer in the public schools. Liz is also the author of the book entitled We Can Make it Better! A Strategy to Motivate and Engage Young Learners in Social Problem-Solving Through Flexible Stories.
For copies of the PowerPoint Presentations from the Workshop, click the links below: