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THE 3RD APPBS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

第三屆亞太地區正向行為支持國際研討會 SEPTEMBER 17-18, 2021 TAIPEI, TAIWAN

To promote Positive Behavior Support (PBS) in the Asia Pacific Region, the 3rd Asia-Pacific International Conference on Positive Behavior Support (AAPBS) will be held on September 17 to 18, 2021. The APPBS will be a hybrid event. International participants will attend the conference virtually and local participants will meet in-person at Taipei. There are several important points and dates that we would like to bring to your attention.

EVENT DATES TO REMEMBER


Paper submission due : April 30, 2021

Notification of selection : June 30, 2021*

Deadline for registration and housing of all presenters on or before July 20, 2021

Conference : September 17-18


*If you do not receive notification by email at that time please contact twswpbs@gmail.com

Notice:

  • All submissions and presentations must be made in English.

  • There is a limit of two contributed submissions per lead author.

  • The dimensions and layout of the poster presentation will be emailed to the applicant once your abstract is accepted.

Invitation to APBS Open Forum

Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 2:30-3:30 pm Eastern Time

Dear APBS Member,

Every year, Association for Positive Behavior Support (APBS) members are welcome to meet with the Full Board as a scheduled part of the APBS Board Meeting agenda. This year's Open Forum will be Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 2:30-3:30 pm Eastern Time. You are welcome to observe the proceedings during this open time frame and/or provide input (if you wish) to the Board regarding relevant issues concerning positive behavior support and APBS endeavors. Please consider joining us for this APBS Open Session.


It is helpful to know in advance of anyone who is interested in attending the APBS Open Forum for scheduling and planning purposes. Please contact Rose Iovannone (iovannone@usf.edu) if you plan on attending the open session and providing input during the meeting. If you are unable to attend the open session and would like to provide input to the Board, written comments and feedback are welcomed both during the conference, and on a year-round basis. The date, time, and location of our annual APBS Open Session is as follows:


Association for Positive Behavior Support

Open Session for All Members

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 2:30 pm Eastern Time

Zoom: Click to Join

Rose Iovannone, Ph.D., BCBA-D

President, APBS

RECRUIT : 行為治療師 ABA Therapist (Full-Time)

Company: P.L.A.I. Behaviour Consulting

P.L.A.I. is a perfect place for passionate individuals who are keen on developing a career in supporting children with special needs. We are currently looking for passionate individuals to join our expert team to provide family-centred support for families and schools.

P.L.A.I. specializes in using ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) to support children with behaviour problems, language delay, Autism, and/ or other developmental disabilities. We provide home-based intervention as well as school support for pre-school and school-aged children. Our consultant designs an individualized behaviour support plan for each child we support. As an ABA therapist, you will be responsible in implementing the support plan under the supervision of our consultant. We will provide training in ABA when you join P.L.A.I. You will continue to receive training and support on the job. If you are interested in further in this field, P.L.A.I. is committed to support you by providing regular supervision and professional development opportunities. We would like to make sure that our staff continues to learn and advance their career.


Responsibilities of an ABA therapist:

  • Provide 1:1 or small group support for children with special needs at home, at school, or in the community

  • Apply teaching strategies that follows ABA principles as directed by a behaviour consultant to implement the child’s individualized intervention plan and behavioural support plan

  • Data collection and data management

  • Participate in regular videotaping or supervision during sessions

  • Prepare materials as needed

  • Meet with behaviour consultant on a regular basis

  • Attend professional development workshops and training regularly

Benefits:

  • Training and professional development opportunities

    • Initial and ongoing training by a BCBA

    • Mandatory RBT Training

    • Supervision hours towards BCBA/ BCaBC

    • Regular in-house workshop and training opportunities

    • Access to our professional development fund

  • Gain experience in working in various settings

  • Relatively flexible work hours

  • Paid vacation days

  • Opportunities to further your career within P.L.A.I.

If you are interested in using behaviour intervention to improve lives of children and families, please contact us at info@plaiconsulting.com.

Requirements :

  • Experience in working with children

  • Bachelor degree in related field (e.g., Psychology, education, etc.)

  • Able to work independently and with a team

  • Fluent in English. Ability to speak and write in Cantonese or Mandarin will be an asset

網上講座推介 : 敏哲慈善 - 旱苗得雨 2021

T1 題目:SEN兒坐吾定,點ZOOM 好

Date: 2021-01-19 (TUE) / 1100-1200

講員 : 葉曉欣 (「亞洲正向行為支援學院創辦人」) 及 羅凱琳 (「培基P.L.A.I. Consulting 」國際認證副行為分析師,註冊社工 )

內容:世間上並沒有「一定、最好」的方法,只有「最適合」的方法,SEN星兒坐吾定,吾專心,父母點先可以因應孩子不同情況,嘗試不同的策略,以正面、鼓勵為主,與孩子一起想出最合適的ZOOM上學習策略?

網上講座推介 : 敏哲慈善 - 旱苗得雨 2021

T2 題目:多動,腦動 (開腦/健腦操在家齊齊做)

Date: 2021-01-22 (FRI) / 1100-1200

講員 : Anita 周家儀 (「腦之家」慈善機構行政總監; 「腦力開發培訓師證」書課程導師)

內容: 已有科學實證,說明有充足運動的孩子,其學術成績會較沒有足夠運動的孩子為佳,而即使患有專注力不足/過度活躍症的孩子,在進行足夠運動後,其表現也會有所改善。因此,千萬不要以功課多為理由,而拒絕孩子進行適當的運動。

齊齊來認識及學習健腦操如何提升SEN兒童的專注能力及學習進度。

網上講座推介 : 敏哲慈善 - 旱苗得雨 2021

T3 題目: 在家輕鬆提升孩子語文能力及閲讀理解——繪本及遊戲幫到你!

Date: 2021-01-26 (Tue) / 1100-1200

講員 : 黎亦琪 (「童創文化有限公司」教材研發總監,資深註冊教師)

內容包括:

- 繪本種類與作用

- 如何提升小朋友的閱讀興趣及理解能力

- 欣賞繪本的技巧

- 遊戲種類與重要性

- 如何選擇適合小朋友的玩具/活動

- 透過遊戲提升小朋友語文能力的投巧

網上講座推介 : 敏哲慈善 - 旱苗得雨 2021

T4 題目: 情緒告急點算好

Date: 2021-01-29 (FRI) / 1100-1200

講員 : 黎亦琪 (「童創文化有限公司」教材研發總監,資深註冊教師)

講員: 劉美蓮 (註冊教育心理學家/註冊社工/註冊教師/遊戲及沙遊治療師)

內容: 又延長在家學習時間差不多兩個月,到底點先可以幫到就快情緒升溫的家長及照顧者係疫情中改善情緒 (提供情緒急救的方法)

網上講座推介 : 敏哲慈善 - 旱苗得雨 2021

T5 - 題目: 星爸SEN媽分享會

日期: 2021.2.5 (FRI) 10:30-12 AM

講員/主持人: 劉美蓮 (註冊教育心理學家/註冊社工/註冊教師/遊戲及沙遊治療師)

分享家長: Jacob曾偉延(二位SEN孩子家長)

內容: 家有星兒,長時間困在家中,家長情緒升溫告急,又可能欠缺友人交流,我地請過來人分享點樣克服!

教育心理學照顧完家長又照顧埋小朋友情緒,如果你係處理情緒方面有咩困難,不論大人細路的問題,都可預早準備比我地又或現問現答,同過難關

Auditory-Verbal Therapy summer internship program 2020 practicum & presentation

Date: 2020-09-12 (Sat) / 0930-1700

聽覺言語治療2020暑期實習計劃結業暨嘉許禮

日期︰2020年9月12日(星期六)

時間︰下午1:30-05:00

地點︰香港教育大學將軍澳教學中心教室 203-205

地址︰將軍澳敬賢里1號 近港鐵寶琳站

名額︰20 個 (只提供協會登記義工 , 專業義工優先)