CEU and Training Courses

These classes are tailored for a diverse audience, including Board-Certified Behavior Analysts, Registered Behavior Technicians, ABA Therapists, and aspiring Registered Behavior Technicians. Participants in these comprehensive virtual courses will engage with content delivered by expert speakers, enhancing their professional development. Upon completion of each class, participants will receive a certificate, underscoring Bierman's commitment to high-quality, specialized education in the field of behavior analysis.

These courses were created to support Bierman STARS (Sharing Training for Autism Related Services).

Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond

Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond

About the Course

This presentation will discuss the advocacy efforts behind the passage of legislation requiring insurance coverage for autism and the systemic change this has created.

About Amy Weinstock

Amy Weinstock is the Director of the Autism Insurance Resource Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center and an instructor in the medical school’s Department of Psychiatry. She has an extensive background on insurance issues related to autism and has played a key role in passing several significant pieces of autism insurance legislation in Massachusetts, including the groundbreaking 2010 law requiring health insurance to cover medically necessary treatment for autism. Amy also serves as a trustee of the Riverview School and as a Commissioner on the State’s Autism Commission.

Amy’s work has been recognized through numerous awards, including the Federation for Children with Special Needs Martha H. Ziegler Founders Award, the Margaret L. Bauman Award for Excellence, the Massachusetts ARC’s Distinguished Citizens Award, the Autism Speaks Advocacy Award, the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation’s Shining Star and Essential piece awards, and the Northeast ARC’s Edward C. O’Keefe Memorial Award. She graduated from Wellesley College and received a Masters of Architecture from Harvard University.

The cost for the CEU event is $10. The proceeds benefit Bierman STARS which helps fund pro-bono services to families struggling to access services.


Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond Video
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond Quiz
3 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  3/3 points to pass
3 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  3/3 points to pass
Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond Survey
3 Questions
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Autism Insurance: Advocacy and Beyond Certificate
1.00 credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 credit  |  Certificate available