CLM Star Participates on a Fundraiser Run for his Carmel High School Cross County Team

We are proud to share with you once again the athletic progress of one of our CLM graduate who has shined like a real star throughout the CLM Course. Vincent Ravalin participated this season on a little fundraiser cross country run to raise a little money for his Carmel High School Cross Country team. Since it’s Cross Country they…

Noah Dupuis presents…

How to solve a behavior problem (bitting) with POSITIVE reinforcement? Our colleague Cathy Scutta shared with us this fantastic video by Noah Dupuis and we want to share it with you too! Vicci Tucci truly believes that this video it’s a wonderful example of how important the CLM’s emphasis is on ABA’s “Positive” practices, and…

Dominion School for Autism

Helping Children Reach Their Full Potential by Scott Schwartzkopf | June 2013 Imagine that your child has just been diagnosed with autism, a neurodevelopmental disability that impacts one in 88 children in the United States and 90,000 individuals in the state of Virginia. “It was like being kicked in the teeth,” says Kelly Smith of Henrico, mom to…

RIVERVIEW INTERMEDIATE UNIT #6 RECEIVES CLM ACCREDITATION!

RIVERVIEW INTERMEDIATE UNIT #6 RECEIVES ACCREDITATION FOR AUTISM SUPPORT PROGRAM CLARION (March2011) – Riverview Intermediate Unit #6 (RIU6) in Clarion, PA has been awarded accreditation for their implementation of the Competent Learner Model (CLM) for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and will be featured in a video to be used to disseminate the model…

Send In Your Links!

We are enhancing the CLM blog to add links to some of our favorite autism-related sites. Sites like: www.behavior.org – Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies www.bfskinner.org – B.F. Skinner Foundation www.bacb.com – Behavior Analyst Certification Board www.autism-society.org – Autism news and information www.autismlink.com – Nationwide guide to Autism resources www.pattan.net – Pennsylvania Training and Technical…

Send In Your Links!

We are enhancing the CLM blog to add links to some of our favorite autism-related sites. Sites like: www.behavior.org – Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies www.bfskinner.org – B.F. Skinner Foundation www.bacb.com – Behavior Analyst Certification Board www.autism-society.org – Autism news and information www.autismlink.com – Nationwide guide to Autism resources www.pattan.net – Pennsylvania Training and Technical…

Welcome to the Competent Learner Model Blog!

Welcome to the Competent Learner Model blog! We are excited to launch our blog today on World Autism Awareness Day. The Competent Learner Model provides developmentally appropriate assessment, curriculum, staff training (i.e. online CLM Course of Study and Coaching), collaborative consultation, and direct services for educators and parents of children with a diagnosis of Autism,…