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The Autism Diagnostic Interview, Revised (ADI-R) Introductory Clinical Workshop

October 17 - October 18

$700 – $750

We are happy to announce that Sunfield Center in collaboration with the University of Michigan School of Kinesiology is offering an Introductory Clinical Workshop on the Autism Diagnostic Interview, Revised.

Autism Diagnostic Interview, Revised (ADI-R) Clinical Training

Dates: Thursday, October 17 & Friday, October 18, 2019
(Thursday and Friday 8:00am-4:30pm)
Location: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

The ADI-R (authored by Michael Rutter, Anne Le Couteur, and Catherine Lord) is a comprehensive interview that provides a thorough assessment of individuals suspected of having an autism spectrum disorder. The interview questions, which are administered to caregivers, cover several content areas including early development, language acquisition/possible loss of language or other skills, current functioning in regard to language and communication, social development and play, as well as restricted interests and repetitive behaviors. The ADI-R in conjunction with the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-2nd Edition (ADOS-2) has proven very effective in diagnosing autism spectrum disorders in individuals suspected of having autism.

This training is designed for professionals with a prior background knowledge and experience in autism, clinical interviewing, and assessment of individuals with ASD. Psychologists, physicians, speech-language pathologists, social workers, and professionals and graduate students in related fields are welcome to apply. Those who intend to use the ADI-R in research must attend the ADI-R Research Training and establish research reliability with a designated research group. Learning objectives include: Observe administration of the ADI-R, recognize red flags for behaviors that are indicative of a diagnosis of autism, discuss and practice coding and scoring of the ADI-R, practice using the algorithm to determine autism classification, practice administration of the ADI-R, assess developmental history and current concerns to rule out autism.

During this two-day workshop, trainers will provide an overview of ASD, including the importance of early diagnosis and treatment and best practices for diagnosing ASD. Additionally, trainers will present on the clinical use of the ADI-R including a review of administration and scoring procedures. Independent trainers will be providing the workshop through a variety of teaching methods, including lectures, videos, coding discussions and administration of the instrument.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please complete and mail this application with your payment to Sunfield Center as soon as possible in order to secure a training spot.
Please note that there will be no refunds once payment is processed.
Questions: Please contact us at training@sunfieldcenter.com or call us at (734) 222-9277.

Registration Fees:

Complete applications postmarked on or prior to Friday, September 20th will qualify for the early bird registration fee of $700. The regular registration fee is $750.

CE Fees:

CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

14 CE APA Credits are available for $50

Please note that there will be no refunds once payment is processed.

Questions: Please contact us at training@sunfieldcenter.com or call us at (734) 222-9277.

Organizer

Sunfield Center
Phone:
(734) 222-9277
Email:
training@sunfieldcenter.com
Website:
http://sunfieldcenter.com

Venue

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI United States + Google Map