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Effective Approaches to Reduce and Replace Challenging Behaviors

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Monarch Center for Autism's 2017 NEOEA Day Conference by Monica Fisher, M.Ed., BCBA/COBA (Behavior Department Director at Monarch Center for Autism), Heli Vires-Collins, MA, BCBA/COBA (Behavior Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism), Leanna Gonzalez, MS, BCBA/COBA (Behavior Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism), Sarah DeJohn, MA (Behavior Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism), and Judy Reynolds, M.Ed., (Behavior Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism).

 

Art, Music & Recreational Therapy: Incorporating Creative Approaches for Students with Autism

Please click here to view a presentation that was delivered by Courtney Carnes, MS, ATR-BC (Art Therapist at Monarch Center for Autism), Julie Hopkins, MT-BC (Music Therapist at Monarch Center for Autism), and Erin Witschey, CTRS (Recreational Therapist at Monarch Center for Autism) on May 11, 2017.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on May 11, 2017. 

 

Communication Innovations for Individuals with Autism

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented by Dr. Howard C. Shane, Ph.D., CCC-SLP (Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Center for Communication Enhancement and the Autism Language Program at Boston Children's Hospital) on April 20, 2017.

 

Innovative Technology for Individuals with Autism

Please click here to view Part 1 and Part 2 of a presentation that was delivered by Christian Karter, M.A., Educational Technology Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on March 16, 2017.

 

Anxiety Disorders & Autism

Please click here to view a presentation that was delivered by Jeffrey A. Lox, MSSA, LISW-S, ACSW, Chief Operating Officer of Bellefaire JCB.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on February 9, 2017.

 

STABLE Accounts: National Savings & Investment Solutions for People with Disabilities

Please click here to view a presentation that was delivered by Juliana Crist, STABLE Account Director and Eric Ochmanek, Deputy Chief of Staff (Office of the State Treasurer of Ohio, Josh Mandel).

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on January 26, 2017.

 

Navigating the Transition into Adult Services

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered by Julie Collison, M.Ed.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on January 19, 2017.

 

Neuropsychological Evaluation and Intervention Strategies for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered by Dr. Christine Barry.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on December 8, 2016.

 

Functional Communication: An In-Depth Look at Reducing and Replacing Challenging Behaviors (Grades K-12)

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered on Friday, October 14, 2016 at Monarch Center for Autism's 2016 NEOEA Day Conference by Lauren Williams, MA, CCC-SLP (Speech Language Pathologist at Monarch Center for Autism) and ShyJuan Larkin, BA (Behavior Specialist at Monarch Center for Autism)

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar that was presented on November 10, 2016.

 

Autism in the Community: A Desensitization Approach

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Anna Greenspan, OTR/L and Kristy Yurichak, MOT, OTR/L

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Using an Interdisciplinary Approach to Managing Challenging Behaviors Exhibited by Individuals with Autism

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Stacy Cianciolo, M.Ed., BCBA

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Integrating Autism & Mental Health Interventions with Behavioral Strategies

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Jennifer O'Keefe, LPCC-S, Heather Quinn, LPCC-S and Stacy Cianciolo, M.Ed., BCBA

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Art & Music Therapy: The Value of Co-Treating Students with Autism

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Courtnery Carnes, MS and Julie Hopkins, MT-BC on Thursday, March 17, 2016.

Plesae click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Current & Emerging Technology for Individuals with Autism: Building Communication & Education Skills

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Howard C. Shane, Ph.D., CCC-SLP and Christian Karter, MA on Monday, December 14, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Integrating Autism & Mental Health Interventions with Educational Strategies (Grades K-12)

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered on Friday, October 16, 2015 at Monarch Center for Autism's 2015 NEOEA Day Conference by Jennifer O'Keefe, LPCC-S, Heather Quinn, LPCC-S, Colleen Cain, M.A., Ed., and Stacy Cianciolo,M.Ed., BCBA, COBA

 

Contemporary Technology for the Autism Classroom (Webinar)

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Jeff Richards, M.Ed. and Christian Karter, MA on Tuesday, July 21, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Contemporary Technologies for the Autism Classroom (Milestones Presentation)

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered by Jeff Richards, M.Ed. and Christian Karter, MA on Thursday, June 18, 2015.

 

Tools and Apps to Implement a Visual Language Teaching Model

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Dr. Howard C. Shane, Ph.D., CCC-SLP (Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School) and Kara T. Smith, MS, CCC-SLP (Monarch Center for Autism) on Friday, May 15, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Creating & Using Video Models with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Mandi Rickelman, MA (Early Childhood Supervisor at Monarch Center for Autism) and Rebecca Remner, MS, CCC-SLP (Staff Development and Special Projects Coordinator at Monarch Center for Autism) on Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Investigating Adolescent Issues in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) & the DSM-5 Criteria

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Dr. Christine Barry, Ph.D. (Pediatric Neuropsychologist at Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine) on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Anxiety and Autism

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Carl R. Brass, LPCC-S (Executive Director, Monarch Lifeworks) on Thursday, February 19, 2015.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Co-Occurring Conditions: Bridging Autism & Mental Health

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Jennifer O'Keefe, LPCC (Assistant Director of Residential Treatment at Bellefaire JCB) and Alissa Fadem, LPCC-S (Director of Monarch Boarding Academy North at Bellefaire JCB) on Thursday, January 22, 2013.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Current & Emerging Technology: Enhancing the Lives of Individuals with Autism

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Chris Karter, MA (Educational Technology Specialist at Monarch School) on Thursday, December 11, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Using an Interdisciplinary Approach to Managing Challenging Behaviors Exhibited by Individuals with Autism

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Stacy Cianciolo, M.Ed., BCBA (Behavior Department Supervisor at Monarch School) on Tuesday, November 11, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Using Visuals and Technology to Build & Teach Language to Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Dr. Howard Shane, Ph.D., CCC-SLP (Director of the Center for Communication Enhancement and the Autism Language Program at Boston Children's Hospital, and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School) on Monday, October 27, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

How to Effectively Use Your iPad to Teach Social & Communication Skills

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Chris Karter, MA (Educational Technology Specialist at Monarch School) and Rebecca Remner, MS, CCC-SLP (Associate Teacher Supervisor and Speech/Language Pathologist at Monarch School) on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

Sexuality Education: What You Need to Know if You Have a Child/Student on the Autism Spectrum

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Lydia Troha, Human Sexuality Educator from the Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar. 

 

Positive Parenting Strategies for Difficult Behaviors exhibited by Children on the Autism Spectrum

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Stacy Cianciolo, M.Ed., BCBA (Supervisor, Monarch School Behavior Department) on Thursday, May 1, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

How to Create, Customize & Use Visual Schedules with Children on the Autism Spectrum - They Will Change Your Life!

Please click here to download a presentation that was delivered online by Mandi Rickelman, MA (Supervisor, Monarch Center for Autism Preschool) and Anna Hutt Fredman, MS, CCC-SLP (Speech/Language Pathologist, Monarch Preschool) on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.

Please click here to view a video/audio recording of the webinar.

 

In 2010 Monarch Center for Autism launched its free lecture series, conducted by experts, on autism-related topics.  Since then, members of the autism community have benefitted from more than 30 lectures on a wide variety of topics including:

  • Positive Behavior Interventions
  • Make & Take Visuals
  • VizZle Training
  • Financial Strategies
  • New Technologies
  • Apps for Mobile Media Devices (iPhone/iPad/iTouch)
  • Current Research in Autism
  • Social Security Benefits
  • An Overview of County Services
  • Working Collaboratively with Your School District
  • Understanding and Writing an IEP
  • Positive Parenting Strategies for Difficult Behaviors

Location

  • East Side:  Bellefaire JCB - Administrative "A" Building (22001 Fairmount Boulevard, Shaker Heights, Ohio 44118)

More Information

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