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Evaluating for Autism Spectrum Disorder Using the MIGDAS-2

The Monteiro Interview Guidelines for Diagnosing the Autism Spectrum-Second Edition (MIGDAS-2) is a qualitative interview process that helps evaluators individualize the diagnostic process for children, adolescents, and adults. Through systematic interviews with parents, caregivers, teachers and the individuals being evaluated, a narrative description of the autism brain system differences is developed. This session will give participants tools to conduct a sensory-based diagnostic interview with individuals whose communication skills range from verbally fluent to functionally nonverbal using the MIGDAS-2 system and protocols. Participants will learn how to describe individuals in positive and descriptive terms rather than deficit-based terminology commonly used in special education evaluations. 


Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP)
Occupational Therapist
Speech/Language Pathologist

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Evaluating for Autism Spectrum Disorder Using the MIGDAS-2. 
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(3.5) Contact Hours
(3.5) CPE
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Melissa Mena
Melissa Mena
Date Location
(Wednesday, January 4, 2023 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM) ONLINE LOCATION SITE, Online Location

Education Service Center-Region 19 ~ 6611 Boeing Drive ~ El Paso, Texas 79925 ~ Tel (915) 780-5055 ~ Fax (915) 780-5034

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