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REGISTERED USERS HAVE UP TO 2 WEEKS from the date of the live discussion to complete this course.  After June 8, 2022, this course will be inactive.

Title of Journal Article: A Randomized Trial Comparison of the Effects of Verbal and Pictorial Naturalistic Communication Strategies on Spoken Language for Young Children with Autism

Author(s): Laura Schreibman, PhD, Aubyn Stahmer, PhD 

Date of Live Discussion: Wednesday, May 25, 2022, 1:00 PM ET (NYC Time). The Zoom meeting link will be provided upon course registration.

Speakers at Live Discussion:  Aubyn Stahmer, PhD, Andy Bondy PhD,  Lori Frost MS, CCC-SLP


This unique continuing education experience will include a review of a research study on the effects of The Pictures Exchange Communication System® (PECS®) and Pivotal Response Training (PRT) on spoken language.  Participants will read the full article and have a 90-minute meeting session with one of the authors, Aubyn Stahmer, and the co-developers of PECS, Andy Bondy and Lori Frost. The presenters will discuss the research, as well as respond to participant questions. After the presentation, participants will complete a short test related to the contents of the article and subsequent discussion. Upon completion of all requirements, participants are eligible for 2.5 BACB CEUs, IBA CEUs and 0.25 ASHA CEUs.


  • Read the article 
  • Join the live discussion 
  • Complete the quiz 
  • Complete the survey

Learner Objectives:  

  • Identify 2 communication strategies used in this research study
  • Identify the purpose of the study
  • State the outcome of this research study

Presenter and Disclosures: Andy Bondy, PhD, Lori Frost, MS, CCC-SLP, Aubyn Stahmer, PhD

CEUs Offered

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This course is offered for 0.25 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level, Professional Area)

Pyramid Educational Consultants is an approved BACB ACE Provider for Learning (Type 2) Continuing Education Credits. The BACB does not warrant, endorse, sponsor, approve, or partner with the event, organization, or instructor. This course is offered for 2.5 BACB CEUs 

If you have any questions or comments please contact our ACE Coordinator, Donna Banzhof at

Pyramid Educational Consultants is an approved provider for IBAO™ Continuing Education Credits. This is an asynchronous event. This course is offered for 2.5 IBAO CEUs. The IBAO does not warrant, endorse, sponsor, approve or partner with the event, organization or instructor.


Price/fee: 44.99 USD/person

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