Continuing Education at PAT

Pediatric Advanced Therapy will host:

Social Thinking Across the Home and School Day: The ILAUGH Model and Implementing Social Thinking Concepts and Vocabulary
Dates: Saturday March 9th - Sunday March 10th, 2019

Social Thinking Across the Home and School Day: The ILAUGH Model and Implementing Social Thinking Concepts and Vocabulary. This seminar is designed to teach professionals and parents the social learning frameworks, concepts, and strategies needed to guide others toward improved social processing and social competencies.

    Learning Outcomes - Participants will be able to:

  1. Explain how teaching "think with your eyes" is different from simply teaching good eye contact.
  2. Explain why a person with social learning challenges may have reading comprehension problems in the classroom.
  3. Distinguish between IEP goals that address social competencies versus superficial social skills goals.
  4. Describe how the use of spiral-bound strategy cards can facilitate teaching how to initiate communication.
  5. Explain how gestalt processing relates to written expression and organizational skills.
  6. Describe a strategy to help students avoid blurting.
  7. Describe why the context or situation is key for figuring out social expectations and related social skills.
  8. Describe the core steps of Social Behavior Mapping to help teach social responsibility.
  9. Define at least five (5) Social Thinking Vocabulary concepts.
  10. Describe how Social Thinking Vocabulary concepts facilitate generalization across settings.
  11. Describe the difference between sharing an imagination and a singular imagination and their relationship to conversations and reading comprehension.

Early Bird Registration:Until 1/31/2019: $350 (AOTA members $330)
Standard Rate:2/1/2019 until 3/9/2018: $450 (AOTA members $430)
Groups of 3+: $50 off current registration price

Fee includes: 1.2 CEUs

Questions? Please contact our office.
Phone: 704-799-6824
Fax: 704-799-6825

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