Instructor: Amiris DiPuglia
Dr. Amiris DiPuglia obtained her degree as a medical doctor in 1991 from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra; she completed her master's degree in the Dominican Republic. When her son was diagnosed with autism, she decided to pursue her certification as a behavior analyst. DiPuglia has dedicated more than a decade to serving children with autism and other developmental delays by providing training and consultation to staff members in educational programs as well as home-bound service providers. She also provides training to family members to promote and facilitate collaboration and enhance outcomes. She is currently an educational consultant for the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistant Network (PaTTAN) and also works with the autism initiative to provide consultation and training for staff serving students with autism and related disorders.
Classes by this instructor
LARGE SCALE IMPLEMENTATION - BEHP1064 Describes large-scale implementation of an ABA/Verbal Behavior Model and how to use the Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-MAPP) to assess an individual child's language and social skills as well as identify potential barriers that may inhibit development. The VB-MAPP is derived from behavior analysis, B.F. Skinner's analysis of verbal behavior and the developmental milestones of typical children.May 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021, CourseWebs