Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) comprise the fastest growing neurodevelopmental disorders in childhood. Research consistently supports early intervention approaches that focus on enhancing parents’ capacity to meet the needs of their infants and toddlers.
What Makes This Infant Toddler Autism Program Unique?
This fully online certificate will address this growing need by
improving the knowledge and skills of early interventionists working
with infants and toddlers with autism and their families.
This fully online ITA program will be taught by internationally recognized leaders in autism intervention and research.
School of Education Instructors include:
- Phil Strain, Ph.D. is a Professor of Educational Psychology and
Psychiatry at CU Denver. Dr. Strain has worked in the field of early
intervention since 1974.
- William Frea, Ph.D. has worked with children on the autism spectrum,
and their families, for over 25 years. He is the author of over 30
publications on treating children with autism, and has presented over
100 papers nationally on the subject.
- Erin Barton, PhD, BCBA-D is an Assistant Professor in the School of
Education and Human Development at CU Denver. Dr. Barton has worked with
many children with disabilities and their families in school, home, and