Introduction to Autism
Before you work with children with autism, make sure you have a good understanding of what autism is (and isn't).
The backbone of early intervention. Learn how to pack large amounts of effective learning into your students' day.
Prompting and Fading
Learn how to successfully introduce new skills and work towards independence.
Shaping and Chaining
Go deeper and learn how to teach more complex skillsets essential for independent living and self care.
Learn how to respectfully and effectively minimise challenging behaviours while still ensuring needs are being met.
Principles of Behaviour Analysis
Understand the science behind the therapy. Just this module alone adds value and depth to your education and will help you understand the foundation of behaviour.
Learn how to motivate children so you can keep them engaged and ready to learn new skills!
The key tools for teaching functional and comprehensive skills to children.
Maintenance and Generalisation
How to ensure that the skills you are teaching are retained and used in a functional way out in the real world.
You'll learn the essential skills to reading and recording data to ensure there's an accurate record of everything your students are learning.
Leaders in the field
TLC has been training ABA Therapists for over 18 years!
Our workshops are run by experienced clinicians - people who have real experience and are out in the field every day working with kids and their families.
We are committed to providing you with high quality training that includes practical components and constructive feedback to ensure you leave this workshop with an excellent foundation in ABA skills.
Karen had the privilege of working with one of the founding families who brought ABA to Australia - she has over 20 years of experience in the field.
Karen is a psychologist, Clinical Director of The Learning Clinic and inaugaural president of the Association for Behaviour Analysis Australia
Aarathy has been teaching children with autism since 2001, delivering services to families all over Australia.
Aarathy has a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education with a minor in Psychology and is the Managing Director of the Learning Clinic
Michelle has 19 years of experience delivering a variety of services to families with children with autism.
Michelle is a psychologist and a Behaviour Consultant at The Learning Clinic
Melissa has over 6 years of experience working with children and adolescents with autism and related learning differences.
Melissa is a provisionally registered psychologist and an Intern Behaviour Consultant at The Learning Clinic
This workshop is hands on!
This is not JUST about theory!
You will engage in plenty of role play and receive feedback throughout the workshop to ensure you learn practical skills to equip you to work effectively on ABA programs.
This is NOT a large conference packed with trainees and name badges!
We keep the groups small and intimate. We encourage discussion of all the concepts, give plenty of examples and ensure you have the opportunity for adequate practise of all the practical skills.