Training For The Community

Training for the Community


Training opportunities facilitated by professionals from AutismUp are available on many topics.  If you have questions about a topic, or would like to schedule a training, please email Rachel Rosner, Director of Education & Support Services, at rrosner@autismup.org to discuss your needs. Community training sessions are offered for businesses, schools, organizations, and professionals at a rate of $250 per hour, and are customized to meet the needs of your group.  Includes handouts and resource materials.

Current training topics include:


Understanding Autism (customized for individual businesses or groups)

Employees and Co-Workers with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Creating an Autism-Friendly Environment

Effectively Serving Customers/Patrons with Autism

Encouraging Acceptance of and Respect for Peers w/ASD in School Settings

Creating Circles of Support For Children With Autism

Puberty and Hygiene in Youth with Autism

Preparing Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) for Transition

Writing, Reading and Understanding an Individual Education Plan (IEP)

Strategies for the School Classroom

Strategies for Paraprofessionals

Strategies for Health Care Providers/School Nurses

Strategies for Staff at Residential Facilities and Day Programs

Stewards of Children/Darkness to Light (D2L): Preventing Child Sexual Abuse

The Use of Visual Supports in the Classroom and Community

Transportation Strategies for School Bus Drivers and Monitors

Other topics and customized training are available upon request.  Contact rrosner@autismup.org for pricing.


Community Based Information & Resource Fairs:
Please contact Rachel Rosner at rrosner@autismup.org if you would like to schedule AutismUp to provide an information table at your resource fair or community event.

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