Interview with Dr. Stephen Shore
March 23, 2018
IBCCES Board Member and international speaker Dr. Stephen Shore was recently interviewed by Lime Connect. Read on for an excerpt and a link to the full interview delving into Dr. Shore's perspective as a professor and professional who happens to be on the autism spectrum:

LC: You've famously said, "If you've met one person with autism, you've met one person with autism." Why is that an important point for people to understand about their interactions with individuals with autism, in particular?

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Insights from Living with Autism
December 22, 2017
Recognize common early signs of autism and learn why the prevalence of ASD diagnoses have increased significantly in recent years. Delve into various treatment models for ASD ranging from functional behavioral therapy to daily life therapy.

3 CEUs.

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Helpful Holiday Hints
December 13, 2017

I love the classic Christmas song “ But let’s be honest, December can be a difficult month for most of us – with all the juggling, jingling, jangling, and jostling of added obligations and opportunities. For people affected by a challenging special need or disability, it can be extremely difficult. Between the extra-long list of “to-dos” for everyone, the sugary treats, decorating, shopping, junk food, programs, and family gatherings — the toll exacted from individuals with fragile systems can feel like pure drudgery instead of pure joy. School teachers often observe goal-digression in students instead of progress and harmony. So, if you’re a professional, feel free to pass...
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Discernible Markers for ASD
October 22, 2017
ASD is a neurodevelopmental disorder that presents itself with an array of diverse characteristics. Learn about the two core features all children with autism share and how advances in robotics and technology can improve social interactions and learning objectives.

3 CEUs.

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Acceptance Does Not Mean Giving Up: But What Does it Mean?
September 22, 2017
Caring for someone with autism or a cognitive disability presents unique challenges and opportunities. Discover the transformational experience possible and the challenges these diagnoses can bring. Learn to recognize what we can and cannot do as caretakers or service providers.

3 CEUs.

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