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FirstSteps Address Colleagues at ABA Convention

FirstSteps Directors enjoyed traveling the "Windy City" to address their colleagues at the 31st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavior Analysis. FirstSteps' Director Jennifer Harris presented her research regarding first-year treatment intensity in ABA programs, while Lisa Stoddard presented her work on the development of comprehensive programs for teaching complex play skills and social behavior.

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FirstStep Team Supports Autism Speaks

FirstSteps team came out to support Cure Autism Now's efforts in increasing awareness and research at their WALK NOW fundraising event in Los Angeles. 
In addition to participating in the walk and raising over $3,000 dollars for CAN, the FirstSteps team had a wonderful time decorating balloons with the hundreds of children that stopped at our booth.

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FirstSteps Directors Spent an Evening with Local Parent-Teacher Organization

FirstSteps Directors Jennifer Harris, Lisa Stoddard, and Rosi deDomenico enjoyed an evening with the Montessori School of Manhattan Beach Parent-Teacher Organization, where they presented, Enhancing education: Strategies for the home and classroom.

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FirstSteps Instructors Attend CalABA Workshops, Lectures

FirstSteps Instructors had the benefit of attending informative workshops and lectures at the 23rd Annual Western Regional Conference of the California Association for Behavior Analysis. In addition, Jennifer Harris and Lisa Stoddard presented their work on treatment intensity, play skills, and complex social behavior.

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