Suzette Rosario, BCBA

Suzette is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with a Master’s Degree in Psychology from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama. She has nearly 10 years of experience working with and supporting individuals on the autism spectrum of all ages.

 

Suzette began her her career with the May Institute in 2013 as a Behavior Analyst in Tennessee. Currently, she is the Program Director at the May Institute in Savannah, GA.

 

Breakout session Part 1 (1.5 hrs):

 

 

Title: Supporting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder when Behavior Creates Challenges in the Home and Community.

Purpose Statement: This workshop for participants interested in supporting autistic individuals who may express challenging behaviors in the home and community.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will identify common types of challenging behaviors encountered in the home setting
  2. Participants will identify common types of challenging behaviors in the community setting
  3. Participants will understand the 4 functions of behavior and how to identify them

 

Breakout session Part 2 (1.5 hours):

 

Title: Supporting Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder when Behavior Creates Challenges in the Home and Community.

Purpose Statement: This workshop for participants interested in supporting autistic individuals who may express challenging behaviors in the home and community.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will identify strategies to prevent challenging behaviors in the home and in the community.
  2. Participants will identify ways to address challenging behaviors in the moment
  3. Participants will review scenarios they have encountered and explore ways to support individuals in future similar scenarios