April 04, 2018, 02:00 pm CST - 60-minutes
Assistive Technology Supports for Autism
Children with autism can have very complex learning needs that sometimes continue to manifest into adulthood. This workshop will explore strategies and resources designed to address the specific needs of students diagnosed with autism. We will introduce practical concepts, techniques and resources to help your child be successful in the areas of communication, social interaction, organization, and behavior management.
Madalina Tudora is a RESNA certified Assistive Technology Professional and experienced educator, currently serving as an Assistive Technology Specialist for the SC Department of Education. She worked and studied in Europe, earning her undergraduate degree in Special Education from the University of Bucharest, Romania, and her graduate degree in Psychology from Titu Maiorescu University, Bucharest.
Regular presenter at regional, national and international conferences offered through organizations like the Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA), SC Assistive Technology Program, SC Family Connection, South Carolina Education Association (SCEA), etc. she also supports school districts by providing guidance, resources and training for local assistive technology teams, education professionals, teachers, administrators, parents, and other stakeholders throughout the state.