Presentation: School Treatment Strategies: Putting it Together Across All Environments
This presentation by Doreen Granpeesheh, Ph.D provides an overview of behavioral programming for school-aged children, including strategies for utilizing home programs to address school goals and issues, practical reinforcement strategies, data collection, and the facilitation of effective collaboration between the two environments. She will also identify the roles of teachers and school shadows as they apply to children diagnosed with autism, and provide some tips on how to maintain skills during the summer months.
Dr. Doreen Granpeesheh is a licensed psychologist and board certified behavior analyst, providing treatment to children with Autism since 1979. In 1990, she founded The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) and through its 17 offices worldwide, she has provided diagnosis, assessment, and behavioral treatment for over 5,000 children with autism and related disorders. Dr. Granpeesheh is First Vice-Chair of the Autism Society of America’s National Board of Directors, and President of the Board of Autism Care and Treatment, a charity dedicated to providing support and funding to individuals with Autism.