Student Consultations

The UW Autism Center specialists offer student-focused consultations to assist with IEP development and offer recommendations for improving learning and behavior for individual students. Areas of consultation may include:

  • IEP goal development
  • Assistance in identifying student’s skill levels
  • Conducting functional behavior assessments (FBAs)
  • Developing behavior intervention plans (BIPs) to decrease problem behaviors and increase appropriate behaviors/skills

Consultations may include all or some of the following components:

  • Brief interview
  • Request for information (behavior interview, Motivational Assessment Scale – MAS, A-B-C data collection, current IEP, current evaluation, current BIP)
  • Conduct observation
  • Written report summarizing observations, behavioral hypothesis, and recommendations
  • Feedback meeting with team to determine fit for recommendations and finalize behavior intervention plan
  • On-going consultation to increase staff comfort with strategies and ensure fidelity of implementation

To request a student consultation, please complete our Student Consultation Request Form.