Autism Services

Parent Training and Education

Onsite Parent Training - Two Week Program

Onsite Parent Training is not just about teaching your child new skills, but about teaching your entire family how to best understand your child and how to support their needs. Our two-week onsite program integrates group instruction, individual sessions, and guided observation. This program is designed to help parents become acquainted with our training methods, learn how to plan activities for their child, resolve problem behaviors, and how to choose and use appropriate techniques to address various situations. Under the coaching and direction of our Autism Training Specialist, parents attend daily workshops and conduct therapy sessions with their own child. When not in session, children participate in fun, creative activities to further their skills and help them reach their goals.

Autism Training Specialists use Applied Behavior Analysis techniques to help parents learn:

What Can I Expect?

Expect to set and reach goals you never dreamed possible! Our two-week, personalized course is a lot of hard work, but it is worth it. Daily, you will participate in a variety of activities, including:

In-Home Parent Training

Easterseals Midwest offers In-Home Parent Training for any age person with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our staff provides issue-specific behavior training for parents or caregivers utilizing various training workshops and therapy sessions in the natural home environment. Learn how to resolve problem behaviors and receive coaching and mentoring from staff.

Foundations of Autism: An Introductory Workshop

This workshop is available to immediate family, extended family, and friends who serve as natural supports to individuals with autism. The workshop includes a basic knowledge of autism, as well as additional workshops regarding strategies to help support an individual with autism.

Learn more about Autism Parent Training

We offer Parent Training across the regions we serve. To learn more about these training sessions, please contact your regional office:

Interested in learning more about Parent Training Services? Please email all questions to info@esmw.org.

To learn more about our programs at Easterseals Midwest,
please contact us at 1-800-200-2119 or info@esmw.org.

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