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No two clients with autism are the same.

You can spend weeks examining comorbidities and complexities to make an accurate diagnosis. BUT your clients need the right help now.

Get the education to fast-track assessment and treatment so that you can power through your busy day knowing you're giving your clients the highest standard of care.

Register now to get interventions you can use TODAY that honor your client's unique strengths, interests and goals. Become a Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist (ASDCS) and walk away with up-to-date strategies from CBT, behavioral therapy, sensorimotor, social developmental & more! Our 7 renowned experts will walk you through how to:

  • Do assessments that honor strengths more than deficits to empower clients
  • Move clients forward by learning to modify CBT for anxiety, OCD & depression
  • Help your clients to succeed in any environment by creating greater behavior flexibility
  • Keep therapy on track by decreasing triggers to reduce temper tantrums & more


AND you'll get collaborative worksheets to help with communication, de-escalation & more. PLUS, you get ASDCS certification FREE for 2 years and an exclusive interview from Temple Grandin!

Stop losing your clients' and YOUR valuable time. Become a therapist who can confidently assess, treat, and move your clients forward in life.

Autism Certification Course

$1,209.93 Value
Just $499.99 Today — Incredible Savings!
Earn up to 25.25 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Certification Information | Click here for Credit details

Here's what you get to keep in your professional library:

  • ✓  Bonus keynote session with Temple Grandin from our best-selling Autism Symposium
  • ✓  Unlimited access to video modules you can watch whenever it's convenient for you
  • ✓  Printable manual with worksheets you can review for each module
  • ✓  Easy on-demand learning app so you can listen or watch on the go, in between shifts, or at home — whenever and wherever!
  • ✓  Exclusive entry into a private-access forum with clinicians just like you



Course Outline
Autism Spectrum Masterclass
Cara Marker Daily, PhD, BCBA | Click here for information about Cara Marker Daily

Bringing 20 years of experience and being a Board-Certified Behavior Analyst, Dr. Daily creates expert trainings that answer all your questions. Dr. Daily specializes in assessment, consultation, and treatment of autism, anxiety and disruptive behavior disorders.

Through engaging case studies, demonstrations, and hands-on activities, you will learn the skills necessary to:

  • Turn maladaptive behaviors around and reduce meltdowns
  • Improve attention, motivation and organizational skills
  • Manage emotional and physical reactions to anxiety and OCD
  • Differentiate symptoms of ASD vs. other Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Reduce depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation
  • Address body and sexual awareness, exploration of self, and sexual arousal
  • Recognize what trauma looks like with ASD
  • Accurately interpret assessment reports to guide effective interventions
  • Use classroom modifications to enhance learning for all


Sensorimotor Interventions
Varleisha D. Lyons, PhD, OTD, OTR/L, ASDCS | Click here for information about Varleisha Lyons

A celebrated author with 18 years of clinical experience, Dr. Lyons is an expert in working with children and adolescents diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Sensory Processing disorders, and Neurological disorders. Drawing on the latest research in neuroscience, Dr. Lyons will guide you through the underlying neuroanatomical connections to help you better select and develop appropriate interventions.

You'll learn:

  • Activation of the vagus nerve, music and movement techniques, and breathwork for emotional regulation and social participation
  • New self-regulation and mindfulness techniques to support arousal levels along with new assessments and treatments to organize daily interventions
  • Environmental modifications to support optimal function of children with autism


Self-Regulation Interventions for Children & Adolescents
Laura Ehlert, PsyD | Click here for information about Laura Ehlert

For 30 years, Dr. Ehlert has dedicated her career to helping children and adolescents with severe emotional/behavioral issues. Dr. Ehlert will help you learn to effectively intervene with the emotional and behavioral dysregulation of children with High-Functioning Autism, ADHD, Learning Disabilities and Sensory Processing Disorders. Through hands-on activities and dynamic discussion, you will learn techniques, behavioral strategies, problem-solving strategies and brain training exercises to:

  • Address the sensory, language and executive functioning processing differences
  • Increase self-control, social success, emotional control and task completion
  • Teach flexibility, tolerance and decision-making
  • Reduce the frequency and duration of tantrums and emotional outbursts


Alternative Learners and "Outside the Box" Thinkers
Sharon Saline, PsyD, ADHD-CCSP | Click here for information about Sharon Saline

Top expert on autism, ADHD, learning disabilities, and mental health issues that affect children, teens, and families, Sharon Saline, PsyD, ADHD-CCSP, offers her unique perspective. Dr. Saline's lived experience is blended with her extensive working experience to give you a training packed with insight and concrete strategies, including how to:

  • Navigate remote, in-person, and hybrid learning models for unique learners
  • Increase motivation, goal-directed persistence, time management, and organizational skills
  • Identify potential mental health issues related to learning challenges for non-neurotypical children and adolescents
  • Support families — create effective daily routines, manage stress, and build connection


Strength-Based Guide to Assessment
Rebecca Sachs, PhD, ABPP | Click here for information about Rebecca Sachs
Tamara Rosen, PhD | Click here for information about Tamara Rosen

Dr. Sachs specializes in working with people across the lifespan on the assessment and treatment of individuals on the autism spectrum who also experience comorbidities. Trained in both assessment and therapeutic interventions, Dr. Rosen has worked with youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in a variety of settings for over a decade.

Join Dr. Sachs & Dr. Rosen to learn how to skillfully use screening and assessment tools for:

  • Understanding and managing challenging behaviors that may be impacting treatment
  • Confidently communicating ASD concerns to other professionals and parents
  • Making effective and appropriate referrals
  • Incorporating screening and assessment results into tailored interventions


Strengths-Based Autism Certification Course

$1,209.93 Value
Just $499.99

Earn up to 25.25 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Certification Information | Click here for Credit details
Keynote Session “Different… Not Less” with Temple Grandin!
Dr. Temple Grandin | Click here for information about Temple Grandin

Diagnosed with autism in the 1950's, Temple shares her unique perspective with you including her challenges and celebrations experiencing changes in autism treatment through the decades. Her breakthrough book, Emergence: Labeled Autistic, paved the way for her to be one of the foremost autism advocates. Get ready to discover:
  • The extraordinary potential of those on the autism spectrum
  • How to help clients with ASD tap into their hidden abilities
  • Strategies for helping clients with ASD live fully with meaningful relationships & careers!

Advance Your Practice with Certification

YES! Certification is one of the best things you can do for yourself, your practice, and your clients. Certification shows that you've met established guidelines of training and expertise. Plus, being certified signals to potential clients and employers your specialty area, helping you to see the clients you want. Don't just take our word for it, listen to what your colleagues have to say:

  • "My Evergreen certification has helped boost my credibility and subsequently, my practice!"
    — Gwendolyn B.

    "Certification has really boosted my clientele. Now, I have a full practice with an extensive waiting list because of it."
    — Jack H.



Watch your email for your order confirmation and get instant access to all course materials, including the bonus material.

You'll have unlimited access to all course videos and materials online — to view at your own pace. Plus, use the PESI Mobile app to access the course content on your phone or tablet.

Instantly collaborate with other professionals on the course materials through interactive message boards. You'll be part of a community of hundreds of practitioners all focused on passionately helping clients with autism thrive.

Complete your online CE tests and earn up to 25.25 CE hours. Click here for CE credit details and credit details specific to your profession.

Become a Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist (ASDCS) through Evergreen Certifications. Certification lets colleagues, employers, and clients know that you've invested the extra time and effort necessary to understand the complexities of treating individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Professional standards apply. For full details, visit:


Step 1: Complete this training at your convenience.
Step 2: Complete the continuing education quizzes and instantly print your certificates of completion.
Step 3: Submit the Certification Questionnaire included in this training, and your application is complete.

That’s it! No hidden fees. No catch. Just certification made EASY.

Plus, upon completion of this course, you'll get a displayable certificate of recognition that you can instantly print, letting clients and employers know that you've taken the time and effort to get specialized training on this specific area of counseling and support.

Don't wait to add these valuable skills and strategies to your therapeutic toolbox… Purchase Today!

*Professional standards apply.

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Frequently Asked Questions

YES! Certification shows that you've met established guidelines of training and expertise. Plus, being certified signals to potential clients and employers your specialty area, helping you to see the clients you want. Certification is one of the best things you can do for yourself, your practice, and your clients.


This course is what you want to get to the next level and keep in your toolbox throughout your career, whether you're seeking new evidence-based treatment modalities, delving into new patient populations or seeking research-oriented solutions to complex problems. This course delivers advanced training and knowledge in behavioral emergency response, evaluation techniques from the experts, the complexity of psychopharmacological medications and the pandemic impact on mental health.


With 26 hours of online video training, insightful commentary, case studies and examples, you will take away powerful new clinical strategies to immediately apply in your own practice! We encourage you to take the time to fully absorb everything. Watch the videos. Read the materials. Get your CE hours! But, if you review all of the course materials and are still not satisfied, give us a call us at 800-844-8260. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.


Yes! Once you register for this course — the materials, including bonus content, are yours to keep and access.

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Register for this intensive training course without risk. If you're not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260.

We’re that confident you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.
Strengths-Based Autism Certification Course

$1,209.93 Value
Just $499.99

Earn up to 25.25 CE Hours included in the course tuition.
Click here for Certification Information | Click here for Credit details

NOTE: No additional discounts or coupons may be applied to this course.
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