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Autism Competency Training – Chesapeake, VA
October 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Direct Support Professionals Autism Competency Training-
5 hours and meets all requirements of the DBHDS checklist.
Learn about supporting individuals with autism based on the:
Virginia Autism Councils (VAC) –
SKILL COMPETENCIES FOR PROFESSIONALS AND DIRECT SUPPORT STAFF IN VIRGINIA SUPPORTING ADOLESCENTS AND ADULTS WITH AUTISM
which are the DBHDS Medicaid DD Waivers Autism Competency requirements.
This training meets all requirements for Support Levels 5, 6 and 7 for adults determined by the Supports Intensity Scale and Supplemental Questions.
Topics to be covered:
General Knowledge Concerning Autism, Environmental Structure and Visual Supports,
Communication, Social Skills, Behavior, Sensory, Independence and Community Engagement