2020 ASD Seminars

Department of Human Services | Office of Developmental Programs

2020 ASD Seminars

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2020 ASD Seminars

“Getting Better at Behavioral Assessment and Treatment”

Presented by the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP)

Regardless of our role, we should all continuously strive to get “better” at supporting someone who may have behaviors that are challenging. This training will focus on ways that, within your role, you can ensure that the behavioral support you are providing is sound and appropriate. We will be offering two sessions, held across four locations that focus on the role you play in this process.

Session 1 (9a-12p) is for any professional (and their supervisors) who is trained to implement behavioral plans and that work directly with individuals. This session will present an introduction to the essential components of effective behavioral assessment and treatment.

Session 2 (1p-430p) is for any Behavioral Specialist who completes behavioral assessments, develops behavioral plans, and trains others. This session will discuss ways to conduct better assessments and develop better behavioral support plans while acknowledging barriers and pitfalls to these processes.


  • Northeast – April 9: East Stroudsburg University
  • Southeast – April 15: Montgomery County Community College
  • Central – April 21: Capital Area Intermediate Unit
  • West – May 5: Ramada by Wyndham Greensburg Hotel & Conference Center

There is no cost to attend the training, but pre-registration is required.

TO REGISTER: Click this link, and follow the instructions:


For questions about this announcement, please email ra-bastrainings@pa.gov

Department of Human Services | Office of Developmental Programs

Bureau of Supports for Autism and Special Populations

P.O. Box 2675| Harrisburg, PA 17105


To register for this event please visit the following URL: https://www.myodp.org/course/view.php?id=1620 →


Date And Time

2020-04-15 @ 09:00 AM to
2020-04-15 @ 04:30 PM

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