EBP Handouts

DAY 1 

10:45 - 12:15 Break Out Sessions

A Systematic Desensitization Paradigm to Treat Hypersensitivity to Auditory Stimuli in Children with AutismCapacity Building Coaching: Supporting the Implementation of Evidence-based Practice in Schools | Presenters Tracey Sridharan and Sandra LaineSleep Interventions for Children with Autism | Presenter: Maureen Russell; Committee Members: Carol Baldwin, Stuart Quan, Christopher Smith, Darya McClain

1:15 - 2:45 Break Out Sessions

The Role of Professional Judgement and Client Values, Preferences, and Context in Evidence-based Practice: TutorialInclusion of Students with Severe Disabilities: The Intersection Between Evidence-based Practice, Disability, and Valued Outcomes | Presenters: Susan Marks and Jennifer Kurth Addressing Language and Literacy Through Interactive Shared Story Book Reading | Presenter: Mary Towle Harmon

3:15 - 4:45 Break Out Sessions

Pivotal Response Treatment for Enhancing Social Competence in Children with Project Focus: Best Practices in Post-Secondary Education for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

DAY 2 

Keynote 

The Urgency of Evidence-based Practice for Policies and Programs for Individuals with Disabilities | Presenter: Larry Latham

10:15 - 11:45 Break Out Sessions

Coaching Practices for Early Intervention Providers: The Evidence and the Gaps | Presenters: Shannon Silvasti, Karen Applequist, Krista BranchRtI by the Book: Research Evidence with True Stories from the Field | Presenters: Lisa Persinger and Kathy Bohan Evidence-based Implementation of AAC | Presenter: Janis Doneski-Nicol Successful Strategies for Supporting Workers Who Have Autism | Presenters: Carol Schall and Alissa Molinelli

1:15 - 2:45 Break Out Sessions

Verbal Behavior and Language Interventions: Merging the Evidence from Applied Behavior Analysis and Speech Language PathologyAn Evidence-based Approach to Assessment and Treatment of Pediatric Feeding Disorders | Presenter Rachel StankeyDesigning Instruction for Equity and Inclusion | Presenter: Chris LantermanUsing Positive Behavior Support to Address Challenging Behaviors in the Home | Presenters: Dan Davidson and Jamie Senese Project SEARCH: Successful Transition to Competitive Employment for Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder | Presenters: Carol Schall and Alissa Molinelli

3:00 - 4:30 Break Out Sessions

Smooth Way Home: Transitioning from the NICU to Quality Services in the Home | Presenters: Penny Ratzan and Megan WillsUsing Evidence-based Practice in the Selection of Mobile Mainstream Technologies as Augmentative Communication Devices | Presenter: Janis Doneski-Nicol Supporting Transition-aged Youth and Young Adults with ASD in the Workplace Using Positive Behavior Support | Presenters: Carol Schall and Alissa Molinelli