Specialized Family Care Program

Asperger's Syndrome

  • Category: Developmental Disability
  • Materials: Fact Sheets: Asperger Syndrome from http://www.cdc.gov/actearly/; Overview of Aspergers Syndrome from www.autism-help.org/asperger-syndrome
  • Goal: Provider understands characteristics of an individual with Asperger syndrome
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: July 2013
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, Family Based Care Specialist

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows the symptoms of Asperger syndrome
  2. Provider knows characteristic behaviors of a person with Asperger syndrome
  3. Provider knows about challenges experienced by a person with Asperger syndrome

Training Procedures:

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials)
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test below)
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider