Core Course Curriculum: The Assessment and Treatment of Severe Problem Behavior Displayed by Individuals with Developmental Disabilities9:00 AM » 10:30 AM
Location: 801 North Broadway, Room 202
Aila Dommestrup, Ph.D., BCBA-D – Licensed Psychologist, Neurobehavioral Unit - OP
Louise Heck, MSW, LCSW-C – Social Work
Lee Wachtel, M.D. – Medical Director, Neurobehavioral Unit
At the end of this presentation participants will:
- List the therapeutic focus of each of the three interventions: pharmacotherapy, behavioral therapy, and social work intervention.
- Contrast the approaches of the above interventions.
- Be exposed to a case that demonstrates an interdisciplinary approach.
- Recognize the interdependent nature of the various interventions reviewed.