Speaker Series | CBD and Autism, Answers to Your Questions
Time & Location
About The Event
Are we, the Autism Treatment Community of California, ready for Cannabis? As Cannabis has become de-criminalized in the state of CA, clinicians and families are increasingly encountering issues surrounding Cannabis in the treatment of autism. This forward-looking workshop will explore the medical, ethical and legal considerations surrounding Cannabis and how it impacts
the ABA Treatment Plan. Please join JoQueta Handy PhD, IMD & Renee Keisman, MAT, BCBA for this very important discussion on how to responsibly interface with Cannabis as an emerging component of Autism Treatment.
2 Type 2 CEUs (Ethics) hours optional
All are welcome, and there is no charge for this workshop
About the Speakers
Dr. JoQueta Handy PhD, CCC-SLP
Dr. JoQueta Handy, is a Speaker, Author, Educator and Integrative Medicine Practitioner and is opening new pathways to educating children with learning disabilities, especially those with ASD. Her program, the Children’s Opportunity for Brilliance (COB model), has resulted in a 70% improvement in students after just 16 hours of one-on- one instruction.
Renee Suss Keisman, M.A.T., BCBA
Renee Suss Keisman is the founder and Executive Director of Love 2 Learn Consulting. She has worked and studied in the field since 1998. Renee gained her initial training at Kennedy Krieger Institute in the role of a Special Education Teacher. She then completed her Behavior Analytic coursework from the University of North Texas and earned her certification as a Board-Certified
Behavior Analyst in 2007. Renee has had the opportunity to present at state and national conferences on various ABA subjects such as staff training, best practices in the development of communication and data collection procedures to just name a few. In 2008, Renee founded Love 2 Learn Consulting with the goal of building a company that is known for providing the highest quality services available.