Improving Access to Parent-Mediated Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Improving Access to Parent-Mediated Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorders

Dr Ingersoll is a nationally prominent autism researcher with special interest in intervention strategies for young children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and engaging parents in the treatment of their own children. She and Anna Dvortcsak are authors of the book, “Teaching Social Communication to Young Children with Autism.” Dr Ingersoll has made this curriculum available to parents online at no cost through the ImPACT project. She will discuss working with parents of children with ASD and the experience to date with the ImPACT project.