and PDD are puzzling disabilties, but not as
difficult to work with as most people think.
This course is taught by a Pediatric Behavioral
Specialist with nearly 30 years experience working
with children and their families, specializing in
Autism, PDD, and Reactive Attachment Disorder.
The course offers:
Work at your own pace. Receive individualized help
from the instructor on your specific situation. Even
if you have never taken an online course or do not
have college experience, you can master the material
in this course. It is written in user-friendly
format and easy to understand terms.
- Information about the suspected causes of
- Types of Autism and Pervasive Developmental
- Behavioral symptoms of Autism and the
meaning behind the behavior
- Strategies for working with children with
- New strategies based on a Brain-Based
Upon completion of the course, you can earn
certificates of attendance, or academic excellence
or achievement, depending on how well you do.
The course is divided into 5 lessons, each with
assignments, where you will guided in exploring
different intervention strategies through other
resources. There is also a short 10 point quiz
assigned to each lesson, but don't worry, the
quizzes are for learning purposes. You can retake
the quizzes as many times as you like until you
master the material. The final requirement is a 30
point Final Exam.
This course requires that you
read the lessons, working at your own pace (no
Because I believe in
mastery of a subject, rather than simply going
through the process with limited learning, students
may retake quizzes until they master the material.
- 1) Learn about the
suspected causes of Autism.
- 2) Understand
stereotypical behavior associated with Autism or
one of the other Pervasive Developmental
- 3)Gain understanding
of behavior management and teaching strategies
to help children with Autism learn.
Reading material is broken
down into 5 lessons that you can download and keep.
You are also encouraged to visit suggested websites
to further your understanding and knowledge about
Points are assigned for
completing the assignments assigned to each lesson.
> Each of the 5 lessons
requires a posting to the message board and
completing a short quiz based on the material
presented in the lesson. You may retake quizzes that
you do poorly on, as mastery of the material is the
Students may retake quizzes
until the desired grade is achieved.
You can earn certificates of
achievement, particpation, or acedemic excellence
for particpating in this course.
When you have completed the
course, you will automatically be notified of your
eligibility for each of these certificates.
two payment options for this Online Course: $25
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