My Time Inc » Behavior Management Education

Behaviour Management Training:

  • Understanding Autism: the First signs
  • Understanding Applied Behavior Analysis anal applying the principles at home
  • Different Methodologies and Strategies for working with a child on the Autistic Spectrum
  • Positive Behavior Management /Utilizing positive and supportive behavior techniques
  • Encouraging Good Behavior
  • Reducing /Eliminating Negative Behaviors and replacing appropriate behaviors
  • Establishing Cooperative Behavior in the Home and in the Community
  • Creating a Structured Home Environment and Teaching Adaptive Life Skills
  • Using Visual Cues/Strategies to help the Child with Autism communicate
  • Communicating and collaborating with my child’s teacher
  • Social Stories

Funded by OPWDD

 

My Time Inc » Educational and Supportive Workshops

The workshops will provide education and support to parents and caregivers of a child with Autism. Topics will include, but not limited to;

  1. “What’s out there and how to get it”.
  2. Parents are able to locate resources in their community to help their child with Autism
  3. SSI Benefits. Parents are informed on understanding SSI Benefits for their child with Autism
  4. Understanding the first signs of autism
  5. Resources and support information
  6. Understanding the New IEP. Information is given to parents about the new IEP. Parents are taught how to be an advocate and learn the new IEP proces

Parent support groups

Parent support group discussions will include, but are not limited to;

  1. Strategies and skills for dealing with their child’s disability
  2. Parents share their joys and concern while making connections and developing positive strategies to help their child with Autism live a functional and social life

Community Awareness

Seminars, forums and events to educate the community on understanding Auitsm and other Developmental Disabilities

Funded by NYC council autism initiative and other city grants