October 27, 2021 State Team Meeting

Meeting Agenda

Goal 3 - assessment, evaluation & diagnosis

Meeting Objectives:

  • Highlight recent Act Early State Team member activities related to assessment, evaluation, & diagnosis (Goal 3 of the State Plan).
  • Learn about an effective strategy for building community-based diagnostic capacity through provider training.
  • Identify strategies the Team can use in Wisconsin to increase timely access to assessment, evaluation, and diagnostic services.

Session Recordings:

Lightning Round Updates

Re-recorded after meeting due to technical issues.

  • Lindsay McCary – Project CASTLE: An OSEP-funded initiative to train school psychologists and speech language pathologists on assessment and treatment in schools
  • Project CASTLE Infographic

Increasing Diagnostic Capacity – Vanderbilt Treatment & Research Institute for Autism Spectrum Disorders (TRIAD)


  • Amy Weitlauf, Ph.D., TRIAD Associate Director of Research
  • Jeffrey Hine, Ph.D., BCBA, TRIAD Director of Primary Care Outreach/Training
  • Mary Fleck, M.Ed., BCBA, TRIAD Educational Consultant

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