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Autism/Asperger's Conference: Managing & Communicating Emotions with Dr. Tony Attwood

Length: 6 hours

Additional Participant CE:
$19.99

Description

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A clinical psychologist from Brisbane, Australia, Dr. Tony Attwood has over 30 years of experience with individuals with autism, Asperger’s syndrome, and Pervasive Development Disorder (PDD). In addition to the workshops he provides all over the world, Dr. Attwood is a prolific author of scientific papers and books. His works on Asperger’s syndrome and high-functioning autism are recognized as the best offerings in the field.

Participants will learn to:

  • Acquire new strategies to teach the recognition, expression, and management of emotions
  • Identify how girls with Asperger’s syndrome cope with and camouflage their differences
  • Adjust the school curriculum and home programs to accommodate the cognitive and learning profiles of children who have high-functioning autism or Asperger’s syndrome

TARGET AUDIENCE

Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Case Managers, Nurses, Teachers/Educators, Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, and other Mental Health Professionals

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CMI Education would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please call our Customer Service Department for more information at 800-844-8260.




This video is part of Autism/Asperger's Conference

Credit Information

NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate. Additional certificates are available for $19.99. Please contact our Customer Service at 1-800-844-8260 for more details.

Continuing Education Information:  This activity qualifies for continuing education for the following professionals in every state: Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers, Case Managers, Nurses, Teachers/Educators, Speech-Language Pathologists, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, and other Mental Health Professionals. For states that differ from national board approval see details below. For states not listed or do not accept national approvals please contact CMI or your licensing board.

CE Information is based on 100% attendance.

PSYCHOLOGISTS

PSYCHOLOGISTS: CMI Education Institute, Inc. is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CMI maintains responsibility for this program and its content. CMI is offering this activity for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit. Full attendance is required; no partial credits will be offered for partial attendance.

SOCIAL WORKERS

SOCIAL WORKERS:  CMI Education Institute, Provider #1062, is approved as a provider for continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards, 400 South Ridge Parkway, Suite B, Culpeper, VA 22701. www.aswb.org. ASWB Approval Period: January 27, 2011-January 27, 2014. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers will receive 6.0 (Clinical) continuing education clock hours in participating in this activity after successful completion of the post test/evaluation form. Course Level: All Levels.

FLORIDA SOCIAL WORKERS/MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS/MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELORS:  CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling. Provider Number BAP #77. This course qualifies for 6.0 continuing education credits.

Contact cecmi@cmieducation.org to have your credits reported to CE Broker. You will need to provide your name and license number in the email.

ILLINOIS SOCIAL WORKERS: CMI Education Institute is an approved provider with the State of Illinois, Department of Professional Regulation. License #: 159-000154. Full attendance at this activity qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

MINNESOTA SOCIAL WORKERS:  CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of Minnesota, Board of Social Work. Provider #:  CEP-140. This course has been approved for 6.0 continuing education hours.

NEW JERSEY SOCIAL WORKERS: This activity qualifies for an approved continuing education offering for New Jersey Social Workers. The New Jersey State Board of Social Work Examiners has approved this activity for 6.0 (Clinical) credit hours.

COUNSELORS

COUNSELORS: CMI Education Institute, Inc, is an approved provider of the National Board of Certified Counselors, NBCC Provider #: 5637. We adhere to NBCC Continuing Education Guidelines. This activity qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

CALIFORNIA COUNSELORS/SOCIAL WORKERS/MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS/LICENSED EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGISTS: CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with the State of California, Board of Behavioral Sciences, Provider #: 2087. Full attendance at this course meets the qualifications for 6.0 hours of continuing education credit as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.

OHIO COUNSELORS/SOCIAL WORKERS/MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPISTS: CMI Education Institute is an approved provider with the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage & Family Therapist Board. Provider approval #:RCST071001. Full attendance at this course meets the qualifications for 6.0 clock hours of continuing education credit.

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS/CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALISTS

NURSES/NURSE PRACTITIONERS/CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALISTS: This activity meets the criteria for an American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Activity. CMI Education Institute, Inc, is an approved provider by the American Psychological Association, which is recognized by theANCC for behavioral health related activities. Full attendance is required. No partial credit will be offered for partial attendance.

This activity qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

CALIFORNIA NURSES:  CMI Education Institute, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13305 for 6.0 contact hours. Full attendance is required. No partial contact hours will be issued for partial attendance.

FLORIDA NURSES: CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Nursing, Provider # FBN2858. This course qualifies for 6.0 contact hours.

Contact cecmi@cmieducation.org to have your credits reported to CE Broker. You will need to provide your name and license number in the email.

IOWA NURSES:  CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Provider #: 346. Full attendance at this activity qualifies for 7.2 contact hours. Full attendance in the activity is required; no partial contact hours will be issued for partial attendance. These contact hours are used for your license renewal.

TEACHERS/EDUCATORS

TEACHERS/EDUCATORS:  This course consists of 6.0 clock hours. At the end of the course you will receive a certificate of successful completion as proof of your attendance. Please retain the certificate in your records or use for submission as proof of completion when required.

CALIFORNIA EDUCATORS: This course may be applicable for 6.0 Clock Hours to qualify toward your Professional Growth to apply toward the renewal of credentials. The CTC does not approve courses.

ILLINOIS EDUCATORS: CMI Education Institute, Inc. has been approved by the Illinois State Board of Education to provide professional development activities. Provider number: 050602154518762. This course qualifies for 6.0 CPDUs.

INDIANA EDUCATORS: 6.0 Professional Growth Points are available for full attendance at this seminar per the Indiana Department of Education standards.

MAINE EDUCATORS: This course may be available for 6.0 Recertification Clock Hours. Those employed as teachers in Maine would need to get prior approval from their local certification committee.

MONTANA EDUCATORS: This program is offered for 6.0 Renewal Units. CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an Approved Renewal Unit Provider with the Montana Office of Public Instruction.

NEW JERSEY EDUCATORS, ADMINISTRATORS & EDUCATION SERVICES PERSONNEL: 6.0 Actual Professional Development Hours. MEDS-PDN, powered by CMI Education Institute, Inc., is a registered New Jersey Professional Development Provider with the NJ Dept of Education.

TEXAS EDUCATORS: CMI Education Institute, Inc., has been approved as a CPE Provider #500981 for Texas Educators by the Texas State Board for Educator Certification (SBED). This course qualifies for 6.0 CPE clock hours.

SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS

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SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGISTS:  This course is offered for .6 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Professional area).

** Please note that Speech-Language Pathologists who participate in the live webcast will be required to complete additional steps if they want their participation submitted to the ASHA CE Registry. Detailed instructions will be provided the day of the program under the Materials Section of the webcast.

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANTS

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OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANTS:  CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an AOTA Approved Provider of continuing education. Provider #:  3322. Full attendance at this course qualifies for 6.0 contact hours or .6 CEUs. Partial credit will be issued for partial attendance. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Course Level: Intermediate.

FLORIDA OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS & OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSISTANTS: CMI Education Institute, Inc. is an approved provider with the Florida Board of Occupational Therapy. Provider Number BAP #77. This course qualifies for 6.0 continuing education credits.

Contact cecmi@cmieducation.org to have your credits reported to CE Broker. You will need to provide your name and license number in the email.

OTHER PROFESSIONS: This activity qualifies for 6.0 continuing education clock hours as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Save your activity advertisement and certificate of completion, and contact your own board or organization for specific requirements.

Only credits listed are approved. For any other credit inquiries (i.e. state specific or others not listed), please contact cecmi@cmieducation.orgor 800-844-8260 BEFORE the event. Additional credit inquiries submitted after the date of the event will not be honored, per board regulations. For all other inquiries, please contact info@pesi.com.

Faculty

  • Tony Attwood, Ph.D.
    • Tony is a clinical psychologist who has specialized in autism spectrum disorders since he qualified as a clinical psychologist in England in 1975. He works in private practice in Brisbane, Australia, and is also an adjunct professor at Griffith University, Queensland. Tony is the author of the best-selling book, Asperger's Syndrome - A Guide for Parents and Professionals and it has sold over 300,000 copies and been translated into twenty languages.

Course Materials

  • Webcast Manual (28 pages)
  • Additional_Participant_CE_Request_Form (4 pages)