Autism and the Young Child (Columbus)
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend

Presenter: Teri McGill, M. Ed., BCBA, Metro Region ASD Network Coordinator

When: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
8:30 AM
Where: ESU # 7 North Building
2657 44th Ave

« Go to Upcoming Event List  

Audience:All staff working with young children with ASD or characteristics of ASD, ages birth to 5. (ECSE Teachers/SLP’s, Head Start and Early Head Start, and other Early Childhood Providers) • Parents/Family Member, Administrators, and Service Coordinators


Participants will learn:

-Early “Red Flags” for young children and ASD

-An overview of ASD characteristics for young children

-Key curriculum components and strategies for teaching very young children with ASD.

These include:

1. Engagement /Approach Behavior

2. Joint attention

3. Imitation

4. Intentional Communication

5. Early Social Skills

6. Beginning Play Skills –Context Controlled Responses


Fee: $20 Lunch and Materials