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

FAU

The Mental Health of the Autism Spectrum Community: How can We Catch It and Treat It?

Dr. Shari Pearson, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist Sept 1-30, 2022 Open

FAU

The Roadmap to Regulation: Helping Children Cope with Big Emotions - For Parents

Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, ASDCS, CYMHS Sept 1-30, 2022 Open

FAU

The Roadmap to Regulation: Helping Children Cope with Big Emotions - For Educators

Laura K. Sibbald, M.A., CCC-SLP, ASDCS, CYMHS Sept 1-30, 2022 Open

FAU

The Successful Implementation of the PEERS® Curriculum for School-Based Professionals: Post-Training Support and Coaching

Cheryl Checkers, MS, LMHC Sept 23, 2022 Open

FAU

Strategies for Supporting Instruction & Teaching Young & Elementary Age Children Through Play

Melissa K. Burkhardt, M.S.Ed., BCBA Oct 1-31, 2022 Open

FAU

Selecting and Using Evidence-Based Practices with High School Students with Autism

Kara Hume, Ph.D. Oct 1-31, 2022 Open

FAU

Building Essential Executive Functioning Skills for Success at School and Home for Autistic Adolescents

Amie Duncan Williams, Ph.D. Oct 1-31, 2022 Open

FAU

Navigating a Later Diagnosis of ASD in Female Adolescents and Young Adults: A Roadmap for Parents

Cheryl Checkers, M.S., LMHC Oct 1-31, 2022 Open

UFG

Using COACH (Choosing Options & Accommodations for Children) in IEP Development for Students with Intensive Special Needs - (en español)

María Bove, Ph.D. Oct 5, 12, & 19, 2022 Open

UCF

Addressing Mental Health Needs of Individuals with ASD

Danielle Liso, Ph.D., BCBA-D Oct 7, 2022 Open

FAU

The Psychology of COVID-19 – Trauma, Grief & Wellness: Reboot, Recharge & Regain Control of Your Life - (en español)

Dr. Gabriel Ghanoum & Dr. Marie Dezelic November 1-30, 2022 Open

FAU

Parent-Implemented Strategies for Teaching Crucial Play Skills

Melissa K. Burkhardt, M.S. Ed., BCBA November 1-30, 2022 Open