Professional Development

About Professional Development

In partnership with CARD, PEPSA offers workshops and training events designed to build the professional development capacity of Florida educators to meet the educational needs of students with ASD. This includes Statewide workshops hosted by regional CARD sites, summer training events, and a Pre-Conference Day for Educators at the Annual CARD Conference with nationally recognized experts in ASD. View our ample collection of training content, which you can filter by CARD site, title, presenter, date, etc.

 



Upcoming Webinar Trainings

Site

  Training Title

Presenter

Date

Registration

UFJ

Visual Supports in the Classroom: An Introduction

Jessica Callaghan, M.Ed. January 24, 2024 Closed

UFJ

Visual Supports in the Classroom: Using Visual Supports to Increase Independence

Jessica Callaghan, M.Ed. January 24, 2024 Closed

UFJ

Planning for Adulthood: Logistical, Legal, and Financial Considerations

Multiple February 21, 2024 Closed

FAU

Social Stories 10.4

Carol Gray February 1 – April 30, 2024 Open

UFJ

Managing Challenging Behaviors and Teaching Key Social Skills

Jed Baker, Ph.D. March 20, 2024 Closed

FAU

Picky Eaters & Food Sensitivities

Krupa Thakar M.S.,CCC-SLP

March 1-31, 2024

Closed

FSU

Strategies to Support Students with Extensive Support Needs
(ESN) - Part 1

Danielle Liso, Ph.D., BCBA-D April 8, 2024 Open

UM-NSU

Celebrating Differences in Our Classrooms:
Understanding Neurodiversity from a Strengths Based Approach

Chris Abildgaard, Ed.D., NCSP, LPC, NCC April 10, 2024 Open

FSU

Strategies to Support Students with Extensive Support Needs
(ESN) - Part 2

Danielle Liso, Ph.D., BCBA-D April 15, 2024 Open

UFG

Meltdowns, Social Rules, and Structure: Practical Solutions from Brenda Smith Myles Session 1

Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D.

April 17, 2024 Open

UFJ

Practical Strategies for Reducing Anxiety and Managing Challenging Behavior in the Classroom

Jessica Minahan, Ph.D., BCBA, LABA

April 17, 2024 Open

FSU

Strategies to Support Students with Extensive Support Needs
(ESN) - Part 3

Danielle Liso, Ph.D., BCBA-D April 22, 2024 Open

UFG

Meltdowns, Social Rules, and Structure: Practical Solutions from Brenda Smith Myles Session 2

Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D. April 24, 2024 Open

FSU

Strategies to Support Students with Extensive Support Needs
(ESN) - Part 4

Danielle Liso, Ph.D., BCBA-D. April 29, 2024 Open

UFG

Meltdowns, Social Rules, and Structure: Practical Solutions from Brenda Smith Myles Session 3

Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D. May 1, 2024 Open

UFJ

Hot Topics in Special Education Law: What all Educators Should Know Julie J. Weatherly, Esq. May 15, 2024 Open