Registration is Now Open for QSAC’s 2018 Continuing Education Conference on Autism
Registration is now open for QSAC’s second annual winter roundtable: “Opening Doors to a World of Possibilities.” As in years past, the conference will consist of advanced behavior analytic content. The conference will take place on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at The Sheen Center at 18 Bleecker Street in New York City from 9am to 3pm.
This year’s presentations will focus on supporting adolescents and adults with an autism spectrum disorder through life’s transitions. Attendees will be eligible to receive 4.5 BCBA Type II continuing education credits and/or 4.5 CTLE continuing education credits.
Register before December 31, 2017 and use the promo code HOLIDAY to save $10 on your registration.
Currently, we are also accepting submissions for the conference’s poster session. You can submit your posters to email@example.com. The deadline for poster submissions is February 5, 2018.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Mary McDonald, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LBA. Dr. McDonald is the Associate Executive Director of Long Island Programs for Eden II and an Associate Professor of Special Education at Hofstra University. Her presentation will focus on how to effectively prepare individuals with ASD for adulthood.
In addition to Dr. McDonald, the day’s program will include two additional sessions: “Working to Make it Work: Building Vocational Skills in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders” and “Teaching in the Real World for the Real World: The Value of Naturalistic Teaching in Transition Preparation for Students with ASD.”
The conference is made possible with support from The Frederick S. Upton Foundation.
QSAC is an approved provider of BCBA Type II CE credits. QSAC is approved by the New York State Education Department to sponsor Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE).