2014 START Conference agenda
Monday April 28, 2014

 

Crowne Plaza Lansing West Hotel

 

 
 7:30am to 8:30am
Registration & Continental Breakfast
 8:30am to 11:30am

Morning Keynote Address

 “Evidence Based Education & Intervention for Adolescents and Adults with Autism”
        Peter F. Gerhardt, Ph.D. – JPG Autism Consulting, LLC

 11:30am to 12:30pm
LUNCH
 12:30pm to 1:50pm

Afternoon Breakout Sessions #1 - Select One


  "CET / Eligibility Determination for ASD" - (must register for both sessions 1 & 2)
      - Stephanie Dyer - MiBLSi, and Kelly Dunlap & Maureen Ziegler - START Project


  "Supporting Students to Reach Their “MAX”imum Potential"
       - Jessica Clark, Angela Craven, Ann Carey, & Carrie Carr – EUP ISD


  "Video-based Group Instruction for Adolescents with ASD and Intellectual Disabilities"
       - Joshua B. Plavnick, Ph. D., BCBA-D - MSU


  “Aiming for Employment and Independence: One Family's Story”
        - Aaron & Lisa Kowalski

 
   "Intervention Considerations for Toddlers and Preschool-Age Children with ASD"
         - Janine Bartley, Ph.D. & Denise Ludwig
, Ph.D. - GVSU

 1:50pm to 2:10pm
BREAK
 2:10pm to 3:30pm

Afternoon Breakout Sessions #2 - Select One


  "CET / Eligibility Determination for ASD" - (must register for both sessions 1 & 2)
      - Stephanie Dyer - MiBLSi, and Kelly Dunlap - START Project


  "Coordinating School and CMH Services for Young Children with ASD"
       - Nicole Dwyer - Macomb CMH and Brandy Kreisler - Shiawassee CMH


  "Looking at ASD Differently: Strategies for Students"
         - Michelle Etson and Matt Nowak – Lapeer High School


   Project Search in Michigan – How programs are serving individuals with ASD
        - Marjorie Mayberry - START Project and Project Search

 
  "Beyond Lunch & Recess – Elementary Peer to Peer Support Programs"
         - Erin Gauthier - Allegan AESA and 
Maureen Ziegler - START Project

 
  "College Success for Students on the Spectrum"
            - Amy Matthews, Ph.D. and GVSU Students

 

 

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