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Early Start Denver Model Training Workshops Mar 25 2014


Mar. 25, 201408:00am - 5:00pm


2nd Floor Conference Center at Children’s Hospital Colorado
13123 E. 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045

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For more information call 720-777-6631

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Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) Training Workshops

Working effectively with young children with autism spectrum disorder

The one-day Introductory Workshop is offered on multiple dates. The same content will be covered on all dates.

Related events

The ESDM Advanced Workshop is available by application only. Please contact us for additional information ESDM@childrenscolorado.org


The one-day Introductory Workshop addresses the main aspects of the Early Start Denver Model (ESDM). It is designed for participants to learn about the background, principles, assessment, data maintenance, and intervention procedures of the ESDM. This workshop is open to providers and parents who are interested in obtaining detailed information about this evidence-based intervention.


Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the theoretical underpinnings of ESDM
  2. Describe the developmental assessment of children’s skills
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of how to develop individualized & developmentally appropriate teaching objectives
  4. Describe the ESDM teaching practices and fidelity system
  5. Demonstrate understanding of how to maintain a data system and address limited progress, when needed

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Continuing Education Credit

This program is offered for .60 CEUs (Intermediate level; Professional area).

Attendees are expected to be present for the entire program. Individuals who are not present for the full program will not receive ASHA CEUs. No partial credit will be provided.

Certificates of attendance also will be provided at the end of the full day. Certificates are not available for partial attendance.

Additional CEUs pending – Please contact us for information ESDM@childrenscolorado.org.

Registration Details

Register online at: regonline.com/ESDMintro

Registration deadline: We are unable to accept on-site registrations. Limited seating is available. Registrations will be taken in the order in which they are received.

Fees & Payment

The charge for this full-day conference is $300 + service fees.

Dr. Griffith is an employee at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She receives no royalties and does not have any non-financial relationships to disclose.

Contact Information

For additional information, please email the Committee at ESDM@childrenscolorado.org or call Mela Barrios at 720-777-6631.
Instructor: Elizabeth McMahon Griffith, PhD