San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Billie Retzlaff, M.A., PLMHP, BCBA
Board Certified Behavioral Analyst, Doctoral Student
Munroe Meyer Institute, Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders
9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday March 3, 2017
American Red Cross (Lakin Campus)-Large Conference Room
705 N 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Attendees will be able to:
o describe necessary features for a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.
o describe the tools used to diagnosis autism spectrum disorder.
o describe the current state of knowledge regarding the causes of autism spectrum disorder.
o describe common behavioral excesses and deficits present in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.
o describe behavior analytic interventions for common behavioral excesses and deficits present in individuals with autism spectrum disorder.
CEU credits: 2 hours social work
About the speaker:
Billie Retzlaff received her Master’s degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and she is a current doctoral student at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in the Applied Behavior Analysis program. Billie has worked with individuals with autism spectrum disorder for the past seven years in various capacities including in residential placements, and in clinical settings focused on a variety of treatment domains such as severe problem behavior, early intervention, and pediatric feeding.