Professional Development Videos

An eight-DVD set for training professionals working in special education

Product Features:

Product Name Item No. Price Qty
Professional Development Videos PRO-DVD8W $199.00
Professional Development Videos Single-User Streaming Subscription PRO-STS8W $39.00



Now With a Streaming Option! 

Attainment has produced 8 great training videos for special education staff. Topics include family perspectives, autism spectrum disorders, Asperger’s syndrome, emotional behavioral disorders, job coaching, and complex communication needs. All videos are closed-captioned. One account log in per subscription for online access. Each subscription is licensed to 1 staff member, so an order of 10 subscriptions gives access to 10 staff members. Subscriptions are active for 2 years upon receipt of account activation.

Get the DVD Library or order online streaming subscriptions.
The streaming option costs only $39 per user! It allows unlimited viewing from any location for 2 years. If a staff member leaves your district or school, the subscription can be reassigned to another staff member.

Titles also available as individual DVDs:


ABCs of Emotional Behavioral Disorder DVD
A best practice approach to integrate EBD students

Every school has kids with emotional and behavioral disorders. They can be bright, engaging and fun but are also difficult, disruptive and taxing for teachers and classmates alike. The ABCs of Emotional Behavioral Disorder outlines a best practice approach to successfully integrate elementary and middle school EBD students into the educational mainstream.

Asperger Syndrome DVD
Explains symptoms, causes of and coping strategies

There has been an increase of diagnoses of Asperger Syndrome in recent years. This DVD looks at Asperger Syndrome in general while focusing on 12-year-old Andrew. Includes an in-depth interview with Dr. Tina Iyama, M.D., University of Wisconsin Children’s Hospital. Dr. Iyama explains the symptoms, causes of and strategies for coping with Asperger Syndrome.

Autism Spectrum Disorders DVD
Comprehensive overview of ASD

In this DVD, educational psychologist, speaker and author Glenis Benson, Ph.D. presents a comprehensive overview of autism spectrum disorders.

Autism Times Two DVD
The story of Jo and Darnell Cauley and their two sons

Jo and Darnell Cauley had two typical children, but their third was slow to develop communications skills. That was two decades ago, when autism was a rare condition. They found little information about it and few accommodations. So they taught themselves, sought out autism experts, and read everything they could find. But they didn't stop there.

Job Coaching Strategies
For supported employment success

Job Coaching Strategies is a concise, goal-oriented staff development program. The manual and DVD follow the chronology of a successful job placement—from getting to know your client to maintaining employer relations.

Managing Threatening Confrontations DVD
Understand and manage escalating behaviors

This dramatic video presents Paul White’s five-stage framework for managing escalating behaviors, using situational re-enactments performed by actors with developmental disabilities.

Social Networks DVD
AAC assessments and intervention strategies for individuals with complex communication needs

The video will also help your team make sound assistive technology decisions. Additional presentations include clinician tips for administering Social Networks.

Straight Talk about Autism DVD
Address both Childhood and Adolescent issues

This DVD features interviews with kids with autism and their parents. They examine the key issues caused by autism that they have encountered during childhood and also adolescence.


Additional Info

Additional Info

Age Group Pre-K, Elementary, Secondary, Transition, Older Adult
Subject Professional Resources
Running Time 35 minutes
Copyright N/A

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