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Office of Autism Research Coordination (OARC) logo

An enhanced performance training and support system for individuals with autism spectrum disorders  

This project develops and evaluates the Enhanced Performance Training and Support System (EPTSS) to train and support individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in: behavioral training, modeling, self-management, and visual cues using available technology such as the iPod Touch/iPad. Phase I assesses the feasibility of an enhanced job performance system utilized in multiple work environments and provides training and technical support necessary for individuals with ASD to successfully perform job tasks. Project Status
NEW

2010

Funder Department of Education
Fiscal Year Funding $75,000.00
Current Award Period 2010-2011
Project Number H133S100071
Principal Investigator Burke, Ray
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 6: What Does the Future Hold, Particularly for Adults? (Lifespan)
Subcategory N/A
Strategic Plan Objective Yellow dot: Objective has some degree of funding, but less than the recommended amount. 6LA. Develop at least two individualized community-based interventions that improve quality of life or health outcomes for the spectrum of adults with ASD by 2015. IACC Recommended Budget: $12,900,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Prevention Group, LLC
State/Country Nebraska
Web Link 1 An enhanced performance training and support system for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (External web link)
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