8:30am-4:00pm Thursday & Friday
registration begins at 8:00am on Thursday
Participants will learn how to use the ADOS 2 in clinical practice to assess and diagnose autism.
The ADOS 2 training will be held preceding the 26th Annual Statewide CARD Conference. Registration for ADOS 2 does not include admission to the CARD Conference or PEPSA Day Pre-Conference.
This 2-day workshop teaches, through instruction and live demonstration, how to use the ADOS-2 to clinically assess and diagnose autism.
The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule 2 (ADOS 2) has become the standard instrument for assessing ASD across age, developmental level, and language skills. Participants will learn how to use the ADOS 2 in clinical practice to assess and diagnose autism. A combination of lecture, live demonstration, video presentation, and discussion will allow participants to practice scoring while observing the instructor administering the ADOS 2. The course will provide an introduction to the ADOS-2 (Module 1-4) as an assessment tool, and prepare the first step in the process for establishing reliability. It provides an essential step toward competence in using the ADOS -2 as part of clinical assessment.
Psychiatrists, psychologists, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, pediatricians, and other professionals who assess and diagnose autism spectrum disorders. ADOS-2 is intened for use by both clinicians and reseachers working with individuals with autism.
Continuing Education Units are contracted with various brokers. Fees are not assessed by the accrediting agency. The number of CEUs for the full ADOS 2 clinical workshop will be as follows: APA (12), ASHA(1.2)
CEUs will be available for on-site purchase if you do not purchase them with registration.
All ADOS participants are eligible for the CARD Conference group rate. Visit the HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS to learn more about making your reservations.
*Mention ‘CARD’ for discounted rate.
All cancellations MUST be received in writing by the following methods.
Mail: PALS, Attn: Cancellation, PO Box 781458, Orlando, FL 32878-1458
postmarked no later than December 19, 2018
Registration cancellations received on or before the deadline will be eligible for a refund minus a one-time $30 processing fee. Note: The amount refunded will never exceed the amount paid.
Cancellation requests postmarked AFTER December 19, 2018 and electronic cancellation requests posted after MIDNIGHT December 19, 2018, will not be eligible for a refund.