The Thompson Center is now offering Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule-2 (ADOS-2) clinical and research trainings. All trainings will be conducted by Dr. Stephen Kanne, who is an independent trainer for both the ADOS-2 and the ADI-R. The ADOS-2 is a semi-structured, play based assessment that is widely thought of as the gold-standard autism diagnostic assessment.
The clinical training is a 2.5-day training focusing on the development and use of the ADOS-2. The research training is a 3-day advanced training designed for examiners using the ADOS-2 for research purposes and allows trainees to pursue research reliability.
For additional information about the ADOS-2 click here. To download an application in Microsoft Word for our ADOS-2 training, click here. Our next ADOS-2 clinical training is scheduled for July 8-10, 2015.
Dr. Kanne also offers Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) training. The ADI-R training is a 2 day training featuring an administration by the trainer and also allows for trainees to practice administering the interview and receive immediate feedback. For more information about the ADI-R please click here.
Additional information about the ADOS-2 and ADI-R assessments and trainings can be found here. ( ADOS/ADI-R FAQs)
For more information about ADOS-2 or ADI-R training please contact Anna Laakman at 573-884-6276 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.