Ignite Speaker Series: "Providing Compassionate Care and Building Therapeutic Relationships"

Date

February 19th, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

Location Name

Online Event
Ignite Speaker Series is a space where we can highlight innovative thoughts, ideas, and solutions toward creating a more inclusive community

Join us on Friday, Feb. 19 from 9-10 a.m. for SARRC's Ignite Virtual Speaker Series featuring Linda LeBlanc, Ph.D., BCBA-D, President and Founder of LeBlanc Behavior Consulting

Dr. LeBlanc will take participants through her approach to building collaborative therapeutic relationships and setting goals towards building effective connections in, “Providing compassionate Care and Building Therapeutic Relationships”. Dr. LeBlanc has extensive experience in academic, clinical, and research leadership roles and is committed to helping organizations develop their systems and enhance their social impact.

REGISTRATION DETAILS

There is no cost to attend. Register online through Eventbrite here »

This presentation will be hosted online using Zoom technology. A link will be sent to your email with details to join the event. 

About the speaker

Linda LeBlanc, Ph.D., BCBA-D, President and Founder of LeBlanc Behavior Consulting

Through her practice, LeBlanc Behavior Consulting, she provides a range of services from public speaking and training activities to executive coaching and development of organizational systems for research, and clinical oversight. Dr. LeBlanc also provides clinical consultation and supervision for established BCBAs who are looking for expertise in her areas of emphasis (e.g., gerontology, severe problem behavior, autism and intellectual disabilities, toilet training). 

She previously served as a professor at Claremont McKenna College, Western Michigan University and Auburn University, and as the Executive Director of Trumpet Behavioral Health. Dr. LeBlanc has published more than 100 articles and book chapters on topics such as behavioral treatment of autism, technology-based behavioral interventions, behavioral gerontology, and systems development in human services. She is the 2016 recipient of the American Psychological Association Nathan H. Azrin Award for Distinguished Contribution in Applied Behavior Analysis.

About the Ignite Speaker Series

Join SARRC this Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 for the Ignite Speaker Series! Through informative, one-hour live lectures on pertinent topics centered around autism spectrum disorder, the Ignite Speaker Series will not only educate autism providers and community members, but it will also support the reduction of health disparities for the vulnerable and underserved autism population and promote improvements in the delivery of autism services. The Ignite Speaker Series is a space where we can highlight innovative thoughts, ideas, and solutions toward creating a more inclusive community. Our desire is that this series will inspire and ignite change. Learn more »

• Randy Lewis - Friday, Oct. 23 
• Dr. Patricia Wright - Friday, Nov. 13
• Torrie Dunlap - Friday, Jan. 29 
• Dr. Linda LeBlanc - Friday, Feb. 19 

GENEROUSLY FUNDED BY BHHS LEGACY FOUNDATION

The Ignite Speaker series is funded as a result of generous financial support from BHHS Legacy Foundation which is an Arizona charitable organization whose philanthropic mission is to enhance the quality of life and health of those it serves.