POPARD PEERS Social Skills Intervention Program

Helping Teens with ASD Make and Keep Friends
Feb. 8 - May 24, 2018, Thursdays, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Using the PEERS© evidence-based social skills program and facilitated by POPARD consultants with PEERS certification, teens and their parents will meet in separate groups during this 14-session program.

Intensive Behaviour Service by POPARD

POPARD's new IBI service provides intensive intervention to students with significant behaviour difficulties that are beyond the current skill levels of District staff, while building capacity to provide support to similar students in the future.

Selected Resources for Understanding and Supporting Siblings

The Indiana Resource Centre for Autism published this list of resources contributed by Marci Wheeler, MSW and Natalie Bengert, BS, Graduate Student.
The following books, DVDs and other resources provide a sampling of materials that describe and support the experiences of siblings of individuals on the autism spectrum. Selected items may be available at your local library.

Parent Education and Support Series

Working with your School Team
January to June, 2018 | 2nd Friday monthly, 9:30 am - 11:30 am
A Six-Part Series for families with children on the autism spectrum

Challenging Behaviour: An Introduction

Do you have students with challenging behaviour in your classroom? POPARD's eLearning, Challenging Behaviour, An Introduction, explains how behaviours are learned, how they function for the student, and provides ideas how to make challenging behaviours less likely to occur. Click the picture to play the video.

Course Registration

To register for a course held at POPARD, go to the TRAINING menu and select your preferred course.

Regional Courses

At the request of school districts around the province, POPARD offers courses in various regions of BC. Please check with your School District's Student Support Services department to enquire about courses hosted by your district.