Professional Work

Invited Lecture: Columbia University, Teachers College
Title:  Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Improve LIteracy Skills for Learners with Autism
Presenters:  Christine Cukar-Capizzi and Danusia Pawska
Date: October 11, 2007
Location:  New York, NY

Association for Behavior Analysis International: 33rd Annual Convention
Title:  Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Improve LIteracy Skills for a Child with Autism
Presenters:  Danusia Pawska and Christine Cukar-Capizzi
Date: May 26, 2007
Location:  San Diego, CA

CREC 15th Annual Conference on Serving Youth and Adults with Learning Disabilities
Title:  Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Increase Language and Literacy Skills
Presenters: Christine Cukar-Capizzi and Danusia Pawska
Date: May 24, 2007
Location:  Farmington, CT

COSAC Conference
Title:  Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Improve Literacy Skills for Learners with Autism
Presenters: Christine Cukar-Capizzi and Danusia Pawska
Date: May 19, 2007
Location: Atlantic City, NJ

BreakThru Family Fit 4 Life
Title:  Achieve Fluency in Academic and Communication Skills with Precision Teaching
Presenters: Christine Cukar-Capizzi, BCaBA and Danusia Pawska, BCaBA
Date: March 1, 2007
Location: BreakThru Family Fit 4 Life, Stamford, CT

Autism Society of Connecticut: North Haven Region
Title:  Achieve Fluency in Language and Academic Skills with Precision Teaching
Presenters: Christine Cukar-Capizzi, BCaBA and Danusia Pawska, BCaBA
Date: January 24, 2007
Location: IDEA Training Center, North Haven, CT

SERC Title: Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Teach Pre-requisite Language Skills for Reading Comprehension to Students with Autism
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA, Christine Cukar-Capizzi, BCaBA, Kathleen Quaglino, M.A.
Date: November 14th, 2006
Location: CT Grand, Waterbury, CT

19th International Precision Teaching Conference Topics: Showcase
Presentation: Achieve Fluency; Using Precision Teaching to Improve Reading Comprehension for an Elementary School Student with Autism
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA and Christine Cukar-Capizzi
Date: November 3-5, 2006
Location:  Chicago, IL

Autism Society of Connecticut: Hartford Region
Title: Developing Fluent Language and Academic Skills for Learners with Autism
Presenters: Danusia Pawska,BCaBA, Christine Cukar-Capizzi, BCaBA
Date: October 26, 2006
Location: Hartford ARC Conference Room, 900 Asylum Ave., Hartford, CT

Parent Link: Westchester Advocates for Individuals with High Functioning Autism, Asperger Syndrome, and other PDDs
Title: Developing Fluent Language and Academic Skills for Learners with Autism
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA and Christine Cukar-Capizzi, BCaBA
Date:  September 20, 2006
Location:   Valhalla, NY

COSAC Conference
Title: Using Fluency-Based Instruction to Teach Pre-requisite Language Skills for Reading Comprehension to Students with Autism
Date: May, 2006
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA, Kathleen Quaglino, M.A., Melissa Smegal, M.A.
Location: Atlantic City, NJ

Greenwich Public Library
Title: Improving Reading Comprehension for Studens with Autism Using Fluency-Based Instruction
Date: March, 2006
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA, Christine Cukar, BCaBA, Kathleen Quaglino, M.A., Melissa Smegal, M.A.
Location: Greenwich, CT

18th International Precision Teaching Conference
Title: Teaching a Child with Autism to Describe Pictures using Precision Teaching
Date: November 5, 2005
Presenters: Danusia Pawska, BCaBA and Christine Cukar, BCaBA
Location: Pittsbugh, PA