Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

4 Clock Hours / 0.4 CEUs / $30.00

Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder Child Care Training Course

Course Description: 

This course applies to infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. 

Study the characteristics associated with autism spectrum disorder and the function or reason for unusual behaviors of children with ASD. In this course you will learn the importance of early intervention services, how to support parents of children with ASD, and strategies to help children with ASD achieve their highest potential in an appropriate and inclusive early childhood environment.

See the course topics listed below for more information on what is covered.

Learning Outcomes:

After completing Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder you will be able to identify behavioral characteristics of children with ASD; identify environments that best support children with ASD and their parents; and describe ways to help children with ASD develop self-regulation and strengthen their communication, social, and self-help skills.  


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Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Online Course
Course ID:
ASD-23RL9
Clock hours:
4
IACET CEUs:
0.4
Tuition:
$30.00
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Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
CourseBook
Course ID:
ASD-13R9
Clock hours:
4
IACET CEUs:
0.4
Tuition:
$30.00
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Attention Massachusetts Students: This course is a diverse learner course. For others, click here.

Topics Covered in  Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder:

  • Common behaviors of children with ASD and how to respond to them
  • How to foster communication and social skills in children with ASD
  • The ASD diagnosis process
  • Laws pertaining to the education of children with disabilities and early intervention services
  • How to support and communicate with parents of children with ASD
  • Strategies to support children with ASD through routines and an appropriate environment
  • Ways to support the self-help skills of children with ASD and nurture feelings of competence

Prerequisites: Must be able to fluently read and write English.

Instructional methodology: Read written material, view videos, and listen to audio segments.

Assessment methods: Multiple choice quiz and written assignments.


Completion deadline: This training expires 12 months from the date of purchase. Courses must be successfully completed by their expiration date in order for the student to receive a certificate.
 
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Care Courses currently offers over 30 professional development courses and one non-credit training tutorial on the CDA process. All courses offer clock hours and an official online certificate of completion. The free CDA tutorial does not offer clock hours or a certificate.

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