Continuing Education Opportunity March 2017

The American Library Association is offering a two-part workshop, Serving Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, on Wednesdays, March 15 and March 22, 2017. Each 90 minute session will begin at 1:30pm CST.

Dr. Lesley Farmer will cover the basics of autism, including forms the condition takes and how diagnosed children can be unique.

Topics include:
  • Identifying/understanding youth with ASD and their developmental challenges
  • Providing a comfortable library environment  for youth with ASD
  • Strategies for successful one-on-one interaction
  • Print and digital resources available to librarians

Register online through the ALA Store.  

Hope to see you February 8 for our next SNAILS gathering!