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AUTISM: Questions & Answers

Counseling & Special Ed

There are many students who appear to lack social understanding, have difficulties with communication and with basic learning skills.  The general term of “Autism” is often thrown about and quickly attached to these types of children. 
What is Autism?  What are the causes?  Is there a cure?  What other issues impact those children who are diagnosed and fall within the spectrum of Autism?   Different people with autism can have very different symptoms. 
In this course, we will learn about Autism, gain a greater medical understanding of Autism, understand characteristics and causes, as well as focus on intervention approaches and learning models that assist children within the school setting.
This course will assist anyone working with children who show characteristics of Autism. Whether you are an educator, a parent, a relative, or simply someone who wants more understanding about this complex and confusing disorder, this course will give you a solid knowledge base.
This is a course designed for all educators working within the school setting, Pre-school through High School.

 

We advise you to review and download a summary of the course syllabus before registering. Summary


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There are no additional fees. Once you register, log onto the instructor’s website at www.michaelsedler.com. Click on Classes, then scroll down and click on Autism: Questions & Answers manual. The manual will download as a PDF file to your computer.

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