ADOS -2 WORKSHOP

THURSDAY & FRIDAY, JANUARY 12-13, 2023

This 2-day live workshop teaches, through instruction and live demonstration, how to use the ADOS-2 to clinically assess and diagnose autism.

This workshop will be over 2 days for a total of 12 hours.

Thursday. January 12, 2022 8:30am-4:30pm

Friday. January 13, 2023 8:30am-4:30pm

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 30th Annual Statewide CARD Conference. Registration for ADOS 2 does not include admission to the CARD Conference. ADOS-2 participants are entitled to a discount for the 30th Annual Statewide CARD Conference when purchasing their ADOS-2 admission

IMPORTANT

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE AN ADOS 2 MANUAL and protocols.

If you do not have a manual, you must order a manual from WPS publishing. (WPS ADOS 2 Manual)

All participants will receive a certificate of completion. CEUs for ASHA and APA are available.
Please be aware that only medical doctors and psychologists or SLPs as part of a team may use the ADOS 2 to diagnose. All others may use it as a tool to evaluate an individual for progress.

Description

 PLEASE NOTE: you will not be able to take the course without the manual. Manuals are required for assessments during class.

Manuals may be purchased directly through WPS Publishing at https://www.wpspublish.com. In the store search bar use SKU: W-605M. Please note that WPS closes for the holidays. Time your ordering and mailing accordingly. Manuals purchased will be shipped directly to purchaser. Please make sure the address you provide is one you will receive a shipment.

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule 2 (ADOS 2) has become the standard instrument for assessing ASD across age, developmental level, and language skills.

1. Participants will learn how to use the ADOS 2 in clinical practice to assess and diagnose autism.

2. Participants will learn how to use the definitive autism assessment

3. Participants will benefit from the experience of an expert ADOS-2 instructor

4. Participants will practice scoring while observing ADOS-2 administrations

Cost includes the 2 half-day live webinar and Pre- and Post-course Materials. Cost does not include the ADOS-2 Manual, which is required and is sold separately. Course format includes a combination of lecture, demonstration, video presentation, and discussion and will allow participants to practice scoring .

Participants must have an ADOS-2 Manual to participate. Manuals can be purchased at WPS.

 

Trainer

Michael J. Morrier, PhD, BCBA-D

Associate Professor; Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Emory University School of Medicine

 

Disclosure: Trainer Dr. Michael J. Morrier: Financial –Presenter is being paid a speaking fee from Providing Autism Links & Support. Non-Financial – No relevant non-financial relationships exist for this presenter.

Dr. Morrier is an Associate Professor at the Emory Autism Center in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Morrier received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst; his master’s degree in Special Education from the University of Georgia; and his doctorate degree in Special Education from Georgia State University. Dr. Morrier has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since 2007. He was original certified on the Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) in 1997 and the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) in 1998, both of which he has been using clinically and for research to diagnosis young children suspected of being on the autism spectrum. Since 2015, Dr. Morrier has been involved with expanding the capacity of community-based licensed psychologists to identify and diagnosis young children suspected of autism by training providers on how to use the ADOS-2 in their clinical practices. Dr. Morrier’s current research is focusing on validation of a Smartphone app used to diagnosis children referred from their pediatrician after failing the M-CHAT-R/F, as well as piloting a remote telehealth assessment protocol for young children at high-risk for autism referred by their early intervention district. Dr. Morrier previously participated on the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Autism Surveillance project (ADDM Network) as an expert clinical reviewer from 1999 – 2020. Dr. Morrier is currently on the editorial boards of the Journal for Autism and Development Disorders and the Journal of Special Education. He is past President of the Georgia Division for Early Childhood subdivision (2015-2021).

Disclosure: Trainer Dr. Michael J. Morrier: Financial –Presenter is being paid a speaking fee from Providing Autism Links & Support. Non-Financial – No relevant non-financial relationships exist for this presenter.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations MUST be received in writing by the following methods.

Email: info@pals-ucfcard.org

Mail: PALS, Attn: Cancellation, PO Box 781458, Orlando, FL 32878-1458 postmarked no later than December 16, 2022.

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 16, 2022 and electronic cancellation requests posted after MIDNIGHT December 16, 2022, will not be eligible for a refund.

Continuing Education Units

Continuing Education Units for APA (12) and ASHA (1.2) are available for an additional fee of $50. CEUs are contracted with various brokers. Fees are not assessed by the accrediting agency. Participants must log in and attend each day with their video camera on at all times to earn CEU points.

This course is focused exclusively on ADOS-2 and does not discuss other similar or related products.

This course is offered for 1.2 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Professional area).

APA

This course is offered for 12 APA CEUS (Advanced level)

The UCF Psychology Clinic Advanced Clinical Training Services is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The UCF Psychology Clinic Advanced Clinical Training Services maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Who Should Attend?

Psychiatrists, psychologists, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, pediatricians, and other professionals who assess and diagnose autism spectrum disorders. ADOS-2 is intended for use by both clinicians and researchers working with individuals with autism.

TO REGISTER CLICK BUY TICKETS

ADOS -2 WORKSHOP 

WEDNESDAY.THURSDAY & FRIDAY, JANUARY 12-13, 2023

This 2-day live workshop teaches, through instruction and live demonstration, how to use the ADOS-2 to clinically assess and diagnose autism.

This workshop will be over 2 days for a total of 12 hours.

Thursday. January 12, 2022  8:30am-4:30pm

Friday. January 13, 2023  8:30am-4:30pm

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 30th Annual Statewide CARD Conference. Registration for ADOS 2 does not include admission to the CARD Conference.  ADOS-2 participants are entitled to a discount for the 30th Annual Statewide CARD Conference when purchasing their ADOS-2 admission

IMPORTANT

ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE AN ADOS 2 MANUAL and protocols.

If you do not have a manual, you must order a manual from WPS publishing. (WPS ADOS 2 Manual)

All participants will receive a certificate of completion. CEUs for ASHA and APA are available.
Please be aware that only medical doctors and psychologists or SLPs as part of a team may use the ADOS 2 to diagnose. All others may use it as a tool to evaluate an individual for progress.


DESCRIPTION

The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule 2 (ADOS 2) has become the standard instrument for assessing ASD across age, developmental level, and language skills.

1. Participants will learn how to use the ADOS 2 in clinical practice to assess and diagnose autism.

2. Participants will learn how to use the definitive autism assessment

3. Participants will benefit from the experience of an expert ADOS-2 instructor

4. Participants will practice scoring while observing ADOS-2 administrations

Cost includes the 3 half-day live webinar and Pre- and Post-course Materials. Cost does not include the ADOS-2 Manual, which is required and is sold separately. Course format includes a combination of lecture, demonstration, video presentation, and discussion and will allow participants to practice scoring .

Participants must have an ADOS-2 Manual to participate. Manuals can be purchased at WPS.

PLEASE NOTE: you will not be able to take the course without the manual. Manuals are required for assessments during class.

_________________________________________________________

TRAINER

Michael J. Morrier, PhD, BCBA-D

Associate Professor; Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Emory University School of Medicine

Dr. Morrier is an Associate Professor at the Emory Autism Center in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Morrier received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst; his master’s degree in Special Education from the University of Georgia; and his doctorate degree in Special Education from Georgia State University. Dr. Morrier has been a Board Certified Behavior Analyst since 2007. He was original certified on the Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) in 1997 and the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule (ADOS) in 1998, both of which he has been using clinically and for research to diagnosis young children suspected of being on the autism spectrum. Since 2015, Dr. Morrier has been involved with expanding the capacity of community-based licensed psychologists to identify and diagnosis young children suspected of autism by training providers on how to use the ADOS-2 in their clinical practices. Dr. Morrier’s current research is focusing on validation of a Smartphone app used to diagnosis children referred from their pediatrician after failing the M-CHAT-R/F, as well as piloting a remote telehealth assessment protocol for young children at high-risk for autism referred by their early intervention district. Dr. Morrier previously participated on the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Autism Surveillance project (ADDM Network) as an expert clinical reviewer from 1999 – 2020. Dr. Morrier is currently on the editorial boards of the Journal for Autism and Development Disorders and the Journal of Special Education. He is past President of the Georgia Division for Early Childhood subdivision (2015-2021).

Disclosure: Trainer Dr. Michael J. Morrier: Financial –Presenter is being paid a speaking fee from Providing Autism Links & Support. Non-Financial – No relevant non-financial relationships exist for this presenter.

___________________________________________________________________________________

CANCELLATION POLICY

All cancellations MUST be received in writing by the following methods.

Email: info@pals-ucfcard.org Mail:  PALS, Attn:  Cancellation, PO Box 781458, Orlando, FL  32878-1458 postmarked no later than December 16, 2022.

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 16, 2022 and electronic cancellation requests posted after MIDNIGHT December 16, 2022,  will not be eligible for a refund.

____________________________________________________________

CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS

Continuing Education Units for APA (12) and ASHA (1.2) are available for an additional fee of $50. CEUs are contracted with various brokers. Fees are not assessed by the accrediting agency. Participants must log in and attend each day with their video camera on at all times to earn CEU points.

This course is focused exclusively on ADOS-2 and does not discuss other similar or related products.

This course is offered for 1.2 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Professional area).  

This course is offered for 12 APA CEUS (Advanced level)

The UCF Psychology Clinic Advanced Clinical Training Services is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The UCF Psychology Clinic Advanced Clinical Training Services maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Who Should Attend?

Psychiatrists, psychologists, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, pediatricians, and other professionals who assess and diagnose autism spectrum disorders. ADOS-2 is intended for use by both clinicians and researchers working with individuals with autism.

TO REGISTER CLICK BUY TICKETS


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