Annual Autism Workshop: Teaching Social Skills to Individuals on Autism Spectrum

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Iacocca Hall, Wood Dining Room

Please join us at the Center for the Promoting Research to Practice's Second Annual Autism Workshop on April 20, 2018 from 8am-12pm.  This year's presenter is Dr. Richard Allen, Director of Clinical Services for Devereux Pennsylvania’s Community Services Division.

This workshop is open to the public. 

Dr. Richard Allen is the Director of Clinical Services for Devereux Pennsylvania’s Community Services Division, where he oversees the clinical services for home, school and community based programs, serving both children and adults on the autism spectrum, as well as other developmental disabilities and/or mental health concerns. During this presentation, Dr. Allen will discuss skill deficits in social communication and social interaction, which are typically related to the difficulties experienced by individuals on the autism spectrum. Dr. Allen will review current evidence-based practices for social skills assessment and intervention for individuals on the autism spectrum. He also will offer guidelines for effective programming in home, school, and community settings. Selected assessment and intervention resources for use across the lifespan will also be discussed.

Dr. Allen's presentation will cover elementary school age children through transition (high school into adulthood).

BCBA CEU's and ACT 48 credits available.


Standard registration fee: $85.00
Lehigh University student registration fee: $40.00
Parent registration fee: $40.00

Cancellation & Refund Notice:

If you cancel your regsitration after Friday, April 13, 2018 you will forfeit your registration fee. 


Tammy Bartolet