US AUTISM ASSOCIATION ANNUAL WORLD CONFERENCE

ACCREDITATION

Continuing education is offered throughout the entire conference for all professionals. Check with your state or national associations to ensure CEUs are accepted by your organization.

 

Attendees may register to receive a Certificate of Attendance (COA) or CEU certificate.

CEUs, COA's, and CU's

Maximum Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by day depend on Association accreditation:

View associations and hours below.
Thursday - 6.0 hours
Friday - 6.5 hours
Saturday - 6.0 hours
TOTAL hours - 18.5

NOTE: While all sessions are accredited for CE's (18.5), APA attendees may only receive up to 11.5 CE's that are identified on the schedule and the attendance form. When you pick up your registration, you will receive an attendance form and an evaluation form.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q - I would like to request special accommodations.
A - Contact US Autism Association at 1-888-9AUTISM, ext. 2 or click on Contact Us. Allow two weeks advance notice to provide seamless access.
Q - What if my association is not listed?
A - Check with your association to ensure CEUs are accepted and either a CEU or a COA will be provided.

Q - Where can I find the SPEAKER DISCLOSURES?

A - Click here to view the Speaker Disclosures Relevant and Non-Relevant Financial Relationships.

Q - Where can I find the SPEAKER CODE OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT?

A - Click here to view the Speaker Code of Professional Conduct.

Q - Where can I find the PRESENTATIONS ABSTRACTS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES?

A - Click here to view the Abstracts and Learning Outcomes of presentations.

ASSOCIATIONS

The following associations have been approved for US Autism Association conferences: See below for details.

AMERICAN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION - (AOTA) - Approved

American Occupational Therapy Association: "This course is offered up to 1.85 AOTA CEUs (18.5 hours). "The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA or indicate AOTA approval of a certification or other professional recognition."

STATE OF NEVADA - BOARD OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY (NVOT)- Approved

State of Nevada Board of Occupational Therapy will accept certificate of attendance from the conference to apply to your Nevada licensure annual requirements.

AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (APA) - Approved

"This program is co-sponsored by the University of Indianapolis. This program has been approved for up to 11.5 CE's hours. University of Indianapolis is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. University of Indianapolis and the US Autism Association maintain responsibility for this program and its content."

AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) - Approved

This course is offered for 1.85 ASHA CEUs (Introductory level, Professional area).

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS (NASW ) - Approved

"This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886673846-5706) for 18.5 continuing education contact hours."

STATE OF NEVADA BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR SOCIAL WORKERS - Approved

The State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers accepts certificate of attendance from the conference to apply to your Nevada licensure annual requirements with the NASW Approval # 886673846-5706 (see NASW above).

The NEVADA STATE BOARD OF NURSING - Approved

The Nevada State Board of Nursing will accept certificate of attendance from the conference to apply to your Nevada licensure annual requirements.

CLARK COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD (CCSB) - Approved

The Curriculum Professional Development (CPD) has approved the conference for CU's in Clark County. A Certificate of Attendance (COA) will be issued to you , BUT make sure you have a copy of the attendance form to be given to CPD. US Autism received approval from CPD Mark Oakden. Any additional questions for CU's should be directed to his office. US Autism Association introduces breakout sessions geared toward school sessions for educators and professionals throughout the conference. Registrants can attend any session of the conference.

PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS - Approved

A Certificate of Attendance is offered throughout the conference for up to 18.5 hours. US Autism Association introduces breakout sessions geared toward school sessions for educators and professionals throughout the conference.

OTHER ASSOCIATIONS

Check with your association to ensure CEUs are accepted and either a CEU or a COA will be provided.