january, 2022

28jan8:45 am4:00 pmWashington State Autism Center of Excellence Certification Training Event Organized By: Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington Event Type:TrainingIn-person or Online:Online

Event Details

CENTER OF EXCELLENCE (COE) certification allows eligible providers to diagnose autism spectrum disorder for pediatric patients with Medicaid

NOTE:  You must complete learning modules from the AAP and attend the live Zoom training January 28, 2022 to obtain certification


  • Gary Stobbe, MD: Attending Neurologist, Seattle Children’s Autism Center; Director, UW Medicine Adult Autism Clinic
  • Jim Mancini, MS, CCC-SLP: Speech-Language Pathologist, Director of Project ECHO Washington
  • And additional topic experts!

Friday, January 28, 2022, 8:45 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The COE training focuses on current research and thinking regarding the evaluation, treatment and continuing care for autistic individuals throughout the life span including:

  • Screening, evaluation and diagnosis
  • Differential diagnosis and co-occurring diagnoses
  • Diagnostic evaluation models
  • Treatment options including accessing Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)
  • Accessing community and state resources
  • Documentation, billing codes and orders
  • Lived experience perspectives from autistic and family advocates
  • Advice from current community COE clinicians
  • ECHO Autism Washington and other follow up support
  • Connect with regional partners
  • Q & A

Prior to the training, the course “Identifying and Caring for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Course for Pediatric Clinicians” offered through AAP will be required.  Details can be found on the Medical Home website found below.

To register online, visit https://medicalhome.org/coe or click on the link below:

Register Now

Please register no later than January 24, 2022

Email for information:

Kate Orville, MPH; Director, Washington State Medical Home Partnerships for CYSHCN, University of Washington.




(Friday) 8:45 am - 4:00 pm


Zoom video conference


Center on Human Development and Disability, University of Washington