Autism and Challenging Behaviors: Teaching Coping and Self-Management Skills

The following will be covered:

• Instruction for analyzing behaviors

• Strategies for reducing / addressing anxiety and related behaviors at home and at school

• How to teach coping skills to students with autism


9:30 am to 3 pm

The Holiday Inn Oneonta

5206 State Hwy 23

Oneonta, NY

LUNCH Included

Featuring Daniel W. Mruzek, Ph.D., BCA-D and Bobby Newman, Ph.D., BCBA

Dr. Mruzek is an Associate Professor at The University of Rochester School of Medicine, Department of Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics . His primary research is in Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Dr. Bobby Newman is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and Licensed Psychologist. He has published 12 books on behavior therapy, and is the Past-President of the Association for Science in Autism Treatment and the New York State Association for Behavior Analysis. A popular speaker, Bobby also provides direct treatment, staff training and consultation around the world, and has been honored for this work by several parents and professional groups.

Registration for this event is required.

Deadline to register is March 31, 2017

This event is FREE for parents, grandparents or guardians of individuals with OPWDD eligibility living in the family home in Broome, Tioga, Tompkins, Chenango, Otsego or Delaware County. Please register by sending your name, phone number and the TABS# of your loved one with OPWDD eligibility to For questions please call Shelley at 607-437-0077.

For all other parents and providers there is a $25.00 per person fee that includes lunch and materials.  Payment is by check and paypal only.  Payment must be made PRIOR to the conference.  To pay by check please send the name of the individual(s) attending the conference, check made out to The Family Resource Network, Inc., contact phone number, and address to send a receipt to:

The Family Resource Network, Inc.

46 Oneida Street

Oneonta, NY 13820

To pay via paypal please click here REGISTER and go the Register Now button.

For questions please call Shelley at 607-437-0077.  Thank you.