Supporting Paraprofessionals to Implement Functional Communication Training to Address Challenging Behavior: Practical Guidelines for Training
September 16, 2021 from 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Sponsor: Organization for Autism Research (OAR)
Presented by Virginia Walker, PhD, BCBA-D, and Megan Carpenter, M.Ed.
Dr. Walker and Ms. Carpenter will offer practical guidelines to supervise and train paraprofessionals on how to deliver behavioral supports among autistic students with complex communication needs. They will also provide an overview of their OAR-funded research study, “Training Paraprofessionals to Implement FCT with Students with Autism Who Use AAC.”