Great MINDS - ASD Standardized Autism Screening Training
Date: August 2018
Jointly provided by the Washington Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Cardea.
Who Should Attend
Anyone involved with caring for children, including family medicine physicians, pediatricians, naturopaths, PAs, ARNPs, RNs, other primary care providers, medical assistants, and support staff.
At the completion of this activity, you will be able to:
- Improve autism screening in practices which serve children, including those in medically underserved areas, in accordance with AAP policy statements and Bright Futures guidelines
- Describe strategies to conduct culturally appropriate universal development screening
- Describe standardized autism screening tools
- Explain proper documentation of screening tool use
- Identify local community resources for autism evaluation and intervention
- Summarize the evolving systems and supports for primary care providers around autism screening and connection to services and supports
You can better serve the children in your practice and become familiar with autism screening and the referral process by participating in this Great MINDS AS3D eLearning course. This course is conducted by an experienced physician and covers the following:
- Why use a screening tool?
- How do I integrate use of a screening tool into my practice?
- How do I document appropriately?
- Results, resources, and referrals