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Apps for Autism: Behavior Tracking and Video Modeling

iPad Learning Series


Description:

iPad Learning SeriesBehavior regulation and skill development can be challenging for individuals with autism. A number of techniques, including video modeling, have been proven to increase skills and support positive participation and social connections. This workshop will demonstrate iPad and iPhone apps used for behavior tracking, skill tracking, and video modeling. All participants will have access to an iPad during this session. 

Series Description:
Since its release, the iPad has been an important tool in achieving educational success for all students, especially students with disabilities. Its accessibility, reasonable cost, and plethora of available applications make it an incredible resource for both students and teachers. This series will address the basics of operating an iPad as well as how to:

  • Teach with an iPad.
  • Manage iPads in a school.
  • Use applications (apps) for specific disabilities and activities.

Workshops are limited to 25 registrants.


Who Should Attend:

General education teachers, special education teachers, speech pathologists, paraprofessionals, and others are encouraged to attend.

Sponsored by ATinNH.


Presenter(s): Phyllis Watson, CCC-SLP

Phyllis WatsonPhyllis Watson, CCC-SLP, a staff member of Crotched Mountain ATECH Services, is a speech-language pathologist and AAC specialist with more than 25 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults with severe disabilities in a variety of settings, including nursing homes, hospitals, developmental day programs, and public schools. She has also taught courses at several universities and has presented at local and national conferences.

Date & Time

3.19.2012 4:00 PM -
3.19.2012 6:00 PM

Registration Fee

Registration Fee: $59

Location

Institute on Disability Professional Development Center

56 Old Suncook Road
Concord, New Hampshire

Event Contact

Name: Mary Ann Allsop
Email: events.iod@unh.edu
Phone: 603.228.2084
Website: iod.unh.edu/Contact/offices-directions.aspx

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UNH Institute on Disability
10 West Edge Drive
Suite 101
Durham, NH 03824
phone: 603.862.4320
relay: 711
fax: 603.862.0555
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