EFL RESOURCES AND OPTIONS
THE ‘OVERVIEW OF ESSENTIAL FOR LIVING’ HAS BEEN TRANSLATED INTO Italian, Spanish, Mandarin, French, and German: Many thanks to Dr. Chiara Pezzana, Miguel Avila, Pulun Guo, Hiu Yin Li, and Sabrina Liebich.
The Handbook and All Skills Learner Scoring Manual have also been translated into Italian: many thanks to Dr. Chiara Pezzana, Valentina Spagone, Dr. Sonia Grego, Laura Lunghi, Francesca Pagetti, Maria Grazia Norella, and Giovanna Pagnoncelli.
The AMS Selection Tool has also been translated into French and Italian.
THE ‘EFL INTRO AND USER GUIDE’ NOW TAKES USERS DIRECTLY INTO THEIR FIRST QUICK ASSESSMENT …
THE OPTIONS FOR TRAINING ON ESSENTIAL FOR LIVING have been expanded https://www.essentialforliving.com/training-options/
PODCASTS with Dr. McGreevy are available on several topics https://www.essentialforliving.com/podcasts/
VIDEO PRESENTATION: STUCK IN LEVEL 2 with Dr. McGreevy https://behaviorlive.com/course-library?q=McGreevy
Suggestions for WRITING INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS based on Essential for Living https://www.essentialforliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/EFL-ObjsPerfCrit.pdf
NEW ADDITIONS TO ‘GOOD READS AND GOOD VIEWS’ … books, articles and videos of interest to many users of Essential for Living… https://www.essentialforliving.com/good-reads/
UPCOMING EFL EVENTS
We will be offering a number of online trainings and workshops over the next several weeks and months…come and join us
IT’S A GREAT TIME TO GET STARTED WITH EFL…
OR A GREAT TIME TO MAKE A LIST OF YOUR QUESTIONS AND GET THEM ANSWERED
Many people begin using Essential for Living without any formal training at all. They read the first four chapters of the handbook and, referring to pages 28 and 29, begin conducting their first skills assessment.
Others use the ‘newly enhanced’ Essential for Living Introduction and User Guide click here
Still others use EFL Video III: Conducting An Assessment Skill Deficits and Tracking Learner Progress with Essential for Living click here.
Or consider accessing one of the following trainings or workshops:
ONE-HOUR ONLINE Q AND A SESSIONS [EFL-Training Option 1]: complimentary, one-hour online training sessions entitled ‘An Introduction to Essential for Living with opportunities for Q and A’, for which there is no charge…the first half-hour of the session is typically a brief introduction to EFL for new users, while the last half-hour is typically questions and answers for current users.
EFL-Online Q and A Sessions [ June 2, 7, 10, 16, 22, and 30 ]: A one-hour online training with opportunities for Q and A for individuals or small groups within an agency who are either new to EFL or current users https://www.essentialforliving.com/workshops-online-trainings/upcoming-online-trainings-and-workshops/
ONE-HOUR ONLINE Q AND A CHATS: If you are a school district, private school, or private agency which is closed or a residential program which is restricting staff/client contact, and you are working at home, why not schedule a ‘Q and A Chat’ with one of the authors and learn what Essential for Living can do for your learners…give us a date and a one-hour time slot and we’ll send you a link… staff can participate from wherever they are…there is no charge for these chats…
Patrick firstname.lastname@example.org or Troy email@example.com
SIX-HOUR, TWO-PART ONLINE INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOPS [EFL-Training Option 8, Parts 1 and 2]: A six-hour, introductory, two-part, online workshop — Part 1: ‘Learning to Conduct an Assessment and Develop a Program Plan using Essential for Living’, and Part 2: ‘Learning to Teach Functional, Life Skills and Record Learner Progress using Essential for Living’ — for each of these workshops, there is a charge of $98.00 USD per participant; each participant can earn 6 BACB CEUs at no additional charge.
EFL- Online Introductory Workshops, Parts 1 and 2 [ June 3-4, 8-9, 17-18, 28-29 ] : Part 1 [three hours] Learning to Conduct an Assessment and Develop a Program Plan using Essential for Living and Part 2 [three hours] Learning to Teach Functional, Life Skills and Record Learner Progress https://www.essentialforliving.com/workshops-online-trainings/upcoming-online-trainings-and-workshops/
NEW… !!!! SIX-HOUR, TWO-PART ONLINE ADVANCED WORKSHOP: A six-hour, advanced, two-part, online workshop — Part 1: [three hours] ‘Planning for Instruction and Treatment in Classrooms, Day Activity Centers, Vocational Centers, Residential Environments, Grocery Stores, Parks, Restaurants, and Other Locations in the Community; and Part 2: [three hours] Instruction, Treatment, and Data Collection with Individuals and Groups, from Managing Problem Behavior, to Prompting and Prompt-fading, to Teaching to Application, Fluency, and Generalization— for each of these workshops, there is a charge of $179.00 USD per participant; each participant can earn 6 BACB CEUs at no additional charge.
EFL- Advanced Workshop [none of these are scheduled now]: [three hours ]‘Planning for Instruction and Treatment and Part 2 (Dec. 18): [three hours] Instruction, Treatment, and Data Collection https://www.essentialforliving.com/workshops-online-trainings/upcoming-online-trainings-and-workshops/
CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS AND PRESENTATIONS:
All conferences and in-person presentations have been cancelled due to COVID-19. Several online Conference presentations and workshops will be announced soon.
WORKSHOPS AND PRESENTATIONS FOR AGENCIES:
All in-person workshops and presentations for the near future have been cancelled due to COVID19. Several online presentations and workshops will be announced soon.
TWO-DAY IN-PERSON WORKSHOPS:
No two-day in-person workshops will be offered until the threat of COVID-19 has passed.
THREE-DAY IN-PERSON INTENSIVE WORKSHOPS FOR 1 OR 2-PERSON TEAMS:
Orlando, FL … limited to six teams… designed for professional educators or behavior analysts charged with ‘rolling out’ Essential for Living in a large school district or agency…
https://www.essentialforliving.com/training-options/ see EFL-Training Option 10
contact us directly firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
…no three-day in-person intensive workshops will be offered until the threat of COVID-19 has passed.