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November 9, 2017

Time

Topic

Presenters

9:00 – 9:15

Welcome

Jeffrey Guenzel,

Kingkaew Pajareya,

9:15 – 10:00


Reconceptualizing "Training" as "Professional Formation": Understanding the Power of "R" in the DIRFloortime Framework

Gerard Costa

10:00 – 11:00  

The Power of Engaging and Respecting Autism Part 1

Jeffrey Guenzel

11:00 – 11:15

Break

11:15 – 13:00

The Power of Engaging and Respecting Autism Part 2

Jeffrey Guenzel,

Diane Cullinane,

Gerard Costa,
Josh Feder,
Dewi Utama, and Kingkaew Parjareya

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

14:00 – 15:00

Integration of DIR and Speech Therapy for a Child with ASD and Apraxia of Speech

Worawan 

Wattanawongsawang,

Kingkaew Pajareya

15:00 – 16:00

Supporting Functional Emotional Development in Treatment: A Case Study

Dewi Utama

16:00 – 16:15

Break

16:15 – 17:00

DIR Floortime in a School Setting (for children with learning challenges) and DIR Floortime in Foster Care (for children with multiple disabilities)

Worawan 

Wattanawongsawang,

Nittaya Kasemkosin,

Patamalak Lattanan



November 10,  2017


Topics

Presenters

9:00 – 10:30

Behavioral Challenges in Children with Autism and other Special Needs: A Developmental Approach

Diane Cullinane

10:30 – 10:45

Break

10:45 – 12:15

The 'Self-Regulation' Framework and the Unrecognized Power of Stress in the Unfolding of Human Development

Gerard Costa

12:15 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:00

Dhamma and DIR - A Compass for Intervention 


Kingkaew Pajareya,

Joshua Feder, and

Teerada Ploypet

14:00 – 15:30

Are we connected? How to use everyday video to track developmental progress in social communication.

Joshua Feder

15:30 – 15:45

Break

15:45 – 17:00

Floortime Apart from Joyful Play

Kingkaew Pajareya