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MAIER PD Series: PBIS and ASD: Impact of Promoting Positive Behaviors

October 27, 2016

| $30

Speaker: Gretchen Scheibel, M.S., OTR/L, BCBA

Sessions begin at 9am and end by 3:30pm. Sign-in begins at 8:30am.
Governor Hill Mansion, Augusta, Maine

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For those unable to attend in person, MAIER PD is now available to Live Stream or to view at a later time in our PD Archives! Same low cost to register. FMI view PD page.

This professional development session will provide a basis of understanding for the framework of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) and the positive impact it will have on student performance and behavior. Attendees will review current programing to identify established PBIS practices and current needs for strengthening practice, as well as learn how PBIS supports students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) across all three tiers of PBIS.

Gretchen Scheibel, MS, OTR/L, BCBA is a behavior consultant working in Midcoast and Central Maine. She specializes in designing educational programs based on the Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports framework and the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis. Dually certified as a Behavior Analyst and an Occupational Therapist she posesses a unique understanding of special education and the necessary supports to promote student success, her practice focuses on using an evidence-based approach to promoting positive behavior and improving functional performance in the education environment. Ms. Scheibel presents nationally on the topic of building interdisciplinary collaboration and demonstrating the value of occupational therapy in complex practice environments, additionally she provides programatic consultation on interdisciplinary collaboration and evidence-based practice implementation.

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October 27, 2016
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Maine Autism Institute for Education and Research
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Governor Hill Mansion
136 State St
Augusta, ME 04330 United States
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