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Sponsorship Application Form

The Autism Conference welcomes organizations who wish to reach out to our attendees-professionals who work with individuals with autism spectrum disorders- to become sponsors. A limited number of opportunities are available including utilizing exhibition space, underwriting meals or providing promotional materials.

For more information contact Krista Hughes
573.884.5164

 



Continuing Education Units

See below for the number of continuing education credits offered by each professional credentialing body. This event is designed for a target audience of Board Certified Physicians, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Occupational Therapists, Speech/Language/Hearing Pathologists, Applied Behavioral Analysts, Nurses, Social Workers, Educators, and others interested in Autism Spectrum Disorder.

The Instructional Level is intended for advanced level learning.
____ Basic____ Intermediate   X   Advanced

There is a $50 cost for continuing education credit. Please select the type of accreditation you wish to receive during the registration process and the fee will be added to your registration.

Please check back for further details regarding continuing education credits being offered – BACB, APA and ASHA.

American Psychological Association (APA)


The MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders maintains responsibility for this program and its content. This activity has been approved for up to 11.15 APA Credits. APA Approval is in effect through March 2019. Psychologists should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 



American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

ASHA CEUs
This conference is offered for up to 1.15 ASHA CEUs (Advanced level, Professional area). Participants should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 


Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)

BACB Continuing Education Provider

The MU Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders is an Approved Continuing Education (ACE) provider through the Behavior Analyst Certification Board to sponsor Type II continuing education events for behavior analysts. Participants can earn up to 9 Type II CEUs. Behavior analysts should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 
 (50 minutes of instruction = 1 type II CEU, .5 CEU per 25 minute additional instruction)


Continuing Medical Education (CME)

The Office of Continuing Education, School of Medicine, University of Missouri is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.        
 

The Office of Continuing Education, School of Medicine, University of Missouri designates this live educational activity for a maximum 0f 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conference Learning Objectives