12:00-1:15pm - Autism & Q & A
1:30 -2:45pm SDT PBS- Positive Behavioral Support
3:00 - 5:00pm 2-45 minute classes (hands on experience)
Spectrum Dance Therapy®
Brief Description: Spectrum Dance Therapy is a combination of Autism Movement Therapy®, Music Therapy, and Applied Behavior Analysis in a new integrative form of therapy. SDT uses music & dance to assist with sensory integration, and behavior challenges; to provide a setting where they can interact socially.
10am -10:45am - SDT Class strategies for level 1 & level 2 students
10:45- 12:00pm - Functions of Behavior
12:00-1:00pm - Lunch (Provided)
1:00- 2:00pm - Recap & Application Exam
Brief Description: The goal is to educate children with Autism on how to learn, follow directions, and socialize during a dance class setting. By redirecting socially unacceptable behavior and teaching replacement skills so that the students can be incorporated into the arts community without assistance.
GIVE OR GET
We encourage those who are interested in being certified to give $500 as a donation to the Arts For Autism Foundation who provides free SDT classes OR get $500 by hosting a fundraiser to help pay their minimum donation requirement.