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Autism Competencies for Direct Support Professionals (CSH)
Fri, April 28, 2017, 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM EDT
Autism Competencies for
Direct Support Professionals
Learn about supporting individuals with autism based on the:
Virginia Autism Councils (VAC) -
SKILL COMPETENCIES FOR PROFESSIONALS AND DIRECT SUPPORT STAFF IN VIRGINIA SUPPORTING ADOLESCENTS AND ADULTS WITH AUTISM
which are the DBHDS Medicaid DD Waivers Autism Competency requirements.
This training meets all requirements for Support Levels 5, 6 and 7 for adults determined by the Supports Intensity Scale and Supplemental Questions.
Topics to be covered:
General Knowledge Concerning Autism, Environmental Structure and Visual Supports,
Communication, Social Skills, Behavior, Sensory, Independence and Community Engagement
All attendees will receive Power Point Handout and Certificate of Attendance that can be added to your competency skill tracker and personnel file.
Cost: $ 30.00 per person – please bring your own bagged lunch. – Water will be provided.