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ABA Boot Camp

The UW Autism Center is offering an intensive workshop to prepare individuals to work effectively with children with autism spectrum disorders using strategies based on principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). This workshop is designed for parents and professionals working in home, birth-to-three, preschool and early elementary settings and is conducted in small group (days 2 & 3).

Day 1: Introduction to ABA Workshop:

During the introductory session, you will learn:

  • How the characteristics of ASD impact learning
  • What is ABA
  • How to implement a basic teaching loop using fundemental behavioral strategies
  • How to utilize visual supports to enhance learning

Day 2 & 3: Hands-on Experience:

*Prerequisite: attendance at Day 1 workshop

Opportunities for hands-on practice and live coaching/feedback with children will be provided. In addition, you will learn:

  • Strategies for teaching language and communication
  • Strategies for implementing DTT and naturalistic ABA teaching approaches
  • How to collect and analyze data
  • Local resources for parents and providers

This workshop is led by our team of BCBA's and SLP's. Clock hours are available upon request. Space is limited.

*Please note that this is not a BCBA or BCaBA training program.


Day 1 Only: $150
Days 1-3: $500



Upcoming Dates:

July 21-23, 2015
UWAC - Tacoma
Register here.
*Workshop FULL. Complete registration to be added to wait list or sign up for Oct. workshop at link below.

August 4-6, 2015
UWAC - Seattle
Register here.
*Day 1 still available.
*Days 2 & 3 FULL. Complete registration to be added to wait list or sign up for Oct. workshop at link below.

October 20-22, 2015
UWAC - Seattle
Register here.



For more information, please view the flyer here or contact us at 1.877.408.UWAC (8922) or



Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations received at least two business weeks prior to course start date are eligible to receive a full refund less a $20 administrative fee. Cancellations must be received in writing by e-mail, fax, or U.S. mail
prior to the stated deadline. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will forfeit the full
registration fee. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend a class.
UW Autism Center reserves the right to cancel a course due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or other circumstances that would make the course non-viable. If UW Autism Center cancels a course, registrants will be notified within 48 hours of the first class date and offered a full refund or the option to transfer registration to another course.


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