Event Details

Assessment and Training for Language and Cognitive Skills of Children Diagnosed with Autism using PEAK

Level 1 Certification Training

*Sponsored by Autism Center of North Mississippi

Presented by Dr. Jim Moore

Training Provided: The first half of the training includes material covering: background, theory, overview of the PEAK assessment and treatment protocols and empirical data on PEAK. The second half of the training includes expanded and interactive completion of the entire PEAK assessment, practicing implementing all four modules' curriculum, generating written progress reports, and producing progress monitoring data displays.

Certification Requirements: Completion of 12 total hours of instruction on PEAK. This is typically done across 2 individual six hour workshop trainings. However occasionally a single 12 hour workshop which combines both shorter days will be offered.

Prerequisites for Level 1 Certification: None

Performance for Certification: Attendance at PEAK 2 day training workshop for total of 12 hours

Fee: Included with workshop attendance costs

Renewal: None needed

Benefits: Attendance at the 2-day PEAK workshop provides a conceptual understanding of the PEAK assessment and practice with using the assessment, curriculum, and resources. Access to supplemental recorded trainings on flexible assessment options and the Comprehensive Assessment Record Book for developing reports. Access to an electronic box folder with resources created exclusively for Level 1 attendees. Individuals who attend the 2-day PEAK workshop may advertise themselves as PEAK Level 1 Certified.


398 East Main St Tupelo, MS 38804


July 16th and 17th, 2018

Schedule for both days: Registration 8-8:30, 8:30-11:30 training, 11:30-12:30 lunch on own, and 12:30-3:30 training


  • Earn 12 Type II BACB CEUs

  • Enhance your skills for addressing problem solving, perspective taking, and flexibility

  • Receive hands-on training in assessment administration

  • Complete the first step in the PEAK Trainer certification process by becoming Level 1 Certified


Participants will learn how to:

  1. Conduct PEAK assessments of language and cognition in persons with autism

  2. Demonstrate the ability to design a comprehensive language and cognition-training curriculum for children with autism based on assessment results

  3. Describe how the four learning modalities of the PEAK Relational Training System are similar and different

  4. Construct educational and clinical reports for ABA services geared toward insurance companies, school districts, and parents (this objective is covered in the supplemental trainings)

  5. Write progress reports and generate data-based graphing summaries of treatment success (this objective is mostly covered in the supplemental trainings)

  6. Describe the 6 different relational frames addressed by the Transformation Module

  7. Describe the 4 different levels within the Transformation Module

  8. Be flexible with the PEAK assessment, curriculum, and data collection materials

Important Details

Registration DOES NOT include PEAK books. To purchase PEAK books, please visit: https://squareup.com/store/shawneescientificpress/

Registering a group of 5 or more people? Purchase all of the tickets together and use the discount code GROUP2018 at checkout to receive 15% off the entire order!

  • When: Mon Jul. 16 - 8:00 am
    Tue Jul. 17 4:00 pm

  • Address: 398 East Main St
    Tupelo MS,US 38804

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