Professional Development Events & Workshops

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POAC Autism Services Trainings

POAC offers a multitude of training opportunities throughout the state of New Jersey.  Our workshops are available in full day sessions, half day sessions, evening sessions, and can be packaged as a full series.  They are run in locations throughout the state during the week and on weekends in an effort to meet the varied scheduling requirements of anyone involved with teaching and caring for those with autism.  All workshops have applications for a variety of developmental disabilities across varied environments.     



Drexel University’s Master’s and Graduate Certificate programs in Applied Behavior Analysis prepare you to better meet the needs of the growing population of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorders. 

These evidence-based programs are designed for working professionals, including special education teachers, school psychologists, and social workers. 

Toms River

Consumer Connections 2020 Training Announcement

The Consumer Connections Core Training is required training for the Certified Recovery Support Practitioner (CRSP) credential in the state of New Jersey.

TA Network

The TA Network operates multiple Learning Communities (LC’s) that are available to any and all participants on various topics.


The Federal Bonding Program: A Tool for Providers Assisting Job Seekers

Are you assisting individuals having difficulty obtaining employment because of something negative in their past? Do they seem to be a "risky" job candidate because of a poor credit score or an irregular work history? The Federal Bonding program can help assure employers that job seekers are a safe bet for a position.

Ewing Township

Assessment and Treatment of Anxiety and Trauma in Autism

Up until recently, sexuality education for individuals with autism and developmental disabilities was rarely discussed or addressed. POAC began doing workshops and conferences on this very important topic several years ago.

Toms River

Become a Confidential Sexual Violence Advocate

Are you a compassionate and caring individual looking to make a difference in the lives of others? Join our team of trained Forensic Nurses, Advocates and Law Enforcement!


2020 Transition Conference

Autism New Jersey is proud to offer a conference tailored specifically to the concerns of families with children from 14 years old and up. 10 workshops and 50+ exhibits will provide caregivers and professionals with up-to-date information on legal, instructional, and service issues.


I&RS/504 - Perfect Together

This half day training will clarify the similarities and differences with regard to the state code for I&RS and Federal Statute 504.