Special Education » Autism


Region 7 provides information, resources, professional development, technical assistance, and training opportunities for educators working with students who have autism spectrum disorders. Parents are welcome to attend workshops.

Helpful Links

TARGET: Texas Autism  Resource  Guide for Effective Teaching

  •  Links to TARGET - Texas Autism Resource Guide for Effective Teaching - the resource for developing effective practices from initial referral to program development and implementation with a strong emphasis on research-based, peer reviewed strategies.   

Evidence-Based Practices Briefs

  •  Links to The National Professional Development Center on Autism Spectrum Disorders - a multi university center promoting the use of evidence-based practices for individuals with ASD.  Twenty-four practices are briefed - providing an overview, step-by-step implementation directions, implementation checklists, and evidence base for each
For resources compiled by Jenny Montalvo, Autism Specialist, please click on the LiveBinder below:

Upcoming Events

If you have any questions regarding the following events, feel free to call or e-mail the program contact or the contacts listed when you click to register for any of the following events.

Contact Us

Jenny Montalvo, M.Ed.
(903) 988-6975