CHILD THERAPIST ONLINE COURSE
The Child Therapist Course is specifically designed for professionals and paraprofessional working with children with social and communication disorders within the autistic spectrum or with other developmental delays.
The participants at the end of the training will be able to implement evidence-based strategies aimed to facilitate children speech, language and social development.
The Course will provide participants with practical therapeutic strategies derived both from developmental psychology and behavior analysis. Strategies are particularly suitable for children less than 6 years old with speech and developmental disorders but the main principles can be adapted to older children.
The Course combine training and coaching sessions to guide the participants into in the acquisition and the clinical implementation of the therapeutic methods. Practical strategies are introduced in details in the Training Session, while Coaching Sessions provides individualized feedback and review of the implementation.
The course is based on the Naturalistic Developmental Behavioral Interventions model. This newly emerging evidence based therapeutic approach integrates in a behavior analytic framework developmental and behavioral treatment models.
The main theoretical background is based on ABA (applied behavior analysis), ESDM (Early Start Denver Model) and EMT (Enhanced Milieu Teaching).
STURCTURE OF THE COURSE
Course Duration: 8 weeks
Schedule: 2 meetings per week (1 training & 1 coaching)
Meeting duration: 1 hours and 30 minutes per meeting
Format: online, in a small group of participants
Language: Bahasa Indonesia or English (enquiry for the schedule)
UNITS OF STUDY
- The 7 Basic Principles to Optimize Child’s Development
- Set The Foundation for Engagement and Learning
- The Bases of Social Reciprocity and Joint Action
- Facilitate Language Acquisition Through Modelling
- Create Opportunities for Communication
- Shape The Interaction Through Prompting and Reinforcement
- Learning Play Skill Through Imitation and Turn Taking
- Parental Guidance Style and Daily Living Routines
- Child Therapists
- Speech Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
The course is reserved to individuals already working as therapist and with background in psychology, speech therapy, occupational therapy or education.
Certificate of completion. Hours can be counted towards the requirement to sit for the RBT® international certification.
Offers and customization for larger groups, organizations and hospitals are available. Please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0878-9000-4684 for information on schedules and fees.