PECS is an evidence-based practice, with over 150 supportive research articles from countries around the world.
The PECS Level 1 Training is appropriate for parents and professionals working with learners with autism, related disabilities and/or limited communication skills.
This two day training begins with an overview of the Pyramid Approach to Education. This includes factors related to establishing an effective learning/communicative environment. Specific topics include functional activities, powerful reinforcers, functional communication, identification, and replacement of Contextually Inappropriate Behaviors, generalization, lesson formats, teaching strategies, error correction, and data collection and analysis.
Presenter: Jo-Anne Matteo, MS, CCC-SLP
Cost: $429 Professionals/ $329 Parents