Welcome to the University of North Carolina TEACCH Autism Program

TEACCH Training - Understanding and Treating Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Co-Morbid Anxiety

Jane S McKimmon Center - NC State University - 3/6/2015   9:00 AM -  4:00 PM

This workshop will focus on diagnosis and recognizing of learning characteristics of individuals with HFA and how they impact anxiety and emotional regulation. Treatment considerations will also be discussed including the Structured TEACCHing approach to improve abilities in the domains of social, communication and behavior. Strategies for assessing emotional regulation and developing coping strategies will be highlighted. Presenters will cover treatment interventions for adults; however, most of the interventions discussed will be targeting the child and adolescent population.

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