Newly Released

Certificate in Autism Studies

Designed for teachers, administrators, paraprofessionals, DIS Providers, board members and parents, the Project Optimal™ Certificate in Autism Studies is an online, self-paced, distance learning program made up of 19 topic areas. Candidates will learn about and understand Autism Spectrum Disorders. In addition they will be able to understand a Functional Behavioral Assessment and then under supervision develop, implement, and monitor a Positive Behavioral Intervention Plan using person-centered approaches. The content aligns with the National Autism Center's National Standards Project - Autism Guidelines for evidenced-based practice and treatment strategies.  

Tuition: $900

Approved for 8 Graduate Semester Credits from our partner Brandman University

Hours:  Equivalent to 120 classroom hours