The course provides training in the ‘Gold Standard’ clinical observation instrument; ADOS-2, a recognized part of the assessment and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Certificates of participation are provided. (Cost includes ADOS-2 manual, scoring protocols, and personal training package) with Dr. Lisa Reisinger.
During this 4 day training course, participants will learn:
• How to perform a standardized administration of the ADOS-2 for individuals sus- pected of ASD from 12 months to adult.
• The procedure for scoring the ADOS-2
• How to use the ADOS-2 to support the clinical decision-making process in ruling out or confirming an ASD DSM-5 diagnosis
Training is available for professionals and graduate students with considerable experience working with individuals with ASD and who will be participating in autism diagnostic assessment for clinical or research purposes.