Working with a Child Who Is Nonverbal


Nichole Batiz, BSC


This course is designed to strengthen mental health service providers’ skills in delivering treatment to children, parents and families.  This training centers on learning about the various needs and issues of a nonverbal child. 

  • The goal of the training is to learn how to assist parents and childcare providers in increasing their knowledge base about how to communicate with the nonverbal child. 
  • Topics covered include early development of language and communication, choosing a form of communication and starting a program to utilize effective communication with the nonverbal child. 
  • Participants will leave the training with some basic knowledge and understanding of how to help parents and professionals better communicate with the nonverbal child. 
  • This training qualifies for BSL and BACB credits  
  • PCS provides light refreshments at all trainings. Lunch is not provided. Please come prepared with a packed lunch as there will be time for a brief working lunch.
  • By attending a PCS training, you are giving PCS permission to videotape you and any discussion you participate in for video training purposes.


Credits Available

7.5 APA CE Credits For Psychologists or Social Worker Credits
6 BCBA CE Credits
8 BSL CE Credits
(See Additional Credit Details)

Seminar Location

PCS Headquarters
200 North 7th Street
Lebanon, PA 17046

December 23, 2019
8:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Cost: $100


Seminar Contact

Adam Hultstrand

Director of Education

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  • PCS is approved by the American Psychological Association (APA) to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. PCS maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • People who attend PCS trainings and seminars in their entirety may receive CE credits for psychologists/LPC/ LSW/LCSW/ LMFT or general training credits, including CAC/DDAP. For other licenses, please consult with your respective licensing board.
    • Following each seminar, participants who have attended the seminar in its entirety will receive a PCS Training Feedback form via email.
    • After receipt of the completed form, PCS will issue a certificate via email indicating the CE credits that have been obtained.
    NOTE: Functional Behavior Analysis (FBA) trainings are for BSL licensure credits only. APA continuing education credits noted above do not apply.