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

CARD Site

  Training Title

Presenter

Date

Registration

FAU

Aligning Autism Intervention and Mental Health
Outcomes to Build Resilience

Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, ASDCS, CYMHS May 1-31, 2022 Closed

FAU

Neurodiversity and the Transition to
Independence

Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, ASDCS, CYMHS May 1-31, 2022 Closed

FAU

The Roadmap to Regulation: Helping Children Cope
with Big Emotions

Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, ASDCS, CYMHS May 1-31, 2022 Closed

FAU

Suicide Prevention in ASD

Jack Scott, PhD, BCBA-D May 1-31, 2022 Closed

UFG

Autism & UF: Together We CAN Conference

UF-Gainesville Center for Autism & Related Disabilities (UF CARD) and
UF Health Center for Autism and Neurodevelopment (UFH CAN)
June 10-11, 2022 Closed

UFJ

Transition to Work and Living Independence for Young Adults with Autism and other Learning Disabilities

Brian F. Geiger, EdD., FAAHE June 13, 2022 Closed

UFJ

Six Successful Strategies for Creating
Access to the General Curriculum

Bree A. Jimenez, PhD June 14, 2022 Closed

UFJ

How Did We Get Here?

Steve Ward, MA, BCBA June 15, 2022 Closed

PEPSA

Preparing for Life: Managing Overwhelming Emotions
and Teaching Key Life Skills

Dr. Jed Baker June 16, 2022 Closed

PEPSA

Importance of Neurodiversity and Self-Advocacy

Haley Moss July 7, 2022 Closed

UFG

One Day Course: The Step-Back Program

Gwyn McCormack July 18, 2022 Closed

UCF

Lake County ASD Summer Institute

Various Presenters July 25-28, 2022 Closed

UCF

Designing Classrooms and Instruction that Works for Students with ASD

Christine Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA-D July 29, 2022 Register here

UCF

Building Cohesive Classroom Teams

Christine Reeve, Ph.D., BCBA-D Aug 3, 2022 Register here

FAU

What is the PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals and How Can I Implement the Model
to Teach Ecologically Valid Social Skills to Students?

Cheryl Checkers, M.S., LMHC, NCC, CCMHC Aug 8, 2022 Register here