Specialized Family Care Program


  • Category: Developmental Disability
  • Materials: Articles: "Autism Fact Sheet" from National Institue of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, "Autism Spectrum Disorders" from National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities
  • Goal: Provider understands characteristics of a child with autism
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: December 2011
  • Developed by: Donna McCune, SFC Liaison

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows characteristics of a child with autism
  2. Provider knows behaviors typical of a child with autism
  3. Provider knows interventions which are available for a child with autism

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