Learning RPM - RPM Training
The "Soma RPM Introductory Course" is held at the HALO clinic in Austin,TX conducted by Soma Mukhopadhyay . This is an intensive "all day" (9a-3p) course taught over 4 days (Tue-Fri) which is offered 1-2 times per year. The fee for the course is $850.00 which includes training materials (Soma's first book "Understanding Autism Through Rapid Prompting Method") and post-requisite follow up consultation (25min) with Soma .
The course is open to parents as well as Professionals that apply who have serious interest in furthering their understanding of RPM . Applicants must satisfy all pre-requisites prior to acceptance to the course. All post-requisites must be satisfied to receive a "Certificate of Completion" of the course .
Please note: Attendance of the course and/or receipt of a certificate of completion does not permit trainees to "train" others in RPM or conduct presentations on the methodology of Soma RPM.
The next course will be held Feb 17-20,2015 which is FULL and there is a waitlist which applicants will be offered the next available course ( date to be determined) summer of 2015 if unable to accommodate for the feb class which is already expected to be full. To be placed on waitlist you must submit application by mail or email. Please do not fax . Further inquiries can be sent to the Clinic Administrator,Stacey at email@example.com
Soma® RPM Introductory Course:Candidates for this course are expected to attend each full day of the course in order to receive full instruction. The candidates for this course must satisfy all pre-requisites prior to acceptance. For parents that would like to apply the following PRE-REQUISITES are required :
I. Have attended at least one "camp" with their child at HALO (or at a local RPM Workshop) or had RPM session with Soma (or with Level III Certified RPM Provider Erika Anderson of ACE Teaching & Consulting in Green Bay WI) This is necessary to have some initial exposure to RPM.
II. Submit a video clip of themselves working with their child using the basics of RPM ( ie written choices presented to student using a teach-then-ask example)
III. Complete application submitted to HALO by the deadline .
Pre-requisites for Professionals (Educators,aides or Para's,OT's,PT's,SLP's etc)
I. Observed student sessions or "camp" with Soma at HALO or Erika Anderson at ACE Teaching & Consulting clinic in Green Bay WI. Or view a student's camp DVD or purchase Soma's Conference DVD (available for purchase at our online store) This is necessary to have some initial exposure to RPM.
II. Submit a video clip of themselves working with a student using the basics of RPM (ie written choices presented to student using a teach-then-ask example)
III. Submit a complete application along with a brief bio and letter of interest as to why you are interested in attending the course.
POST -REQUISITES: Within 90 days of completing the course , submit a 5-8 min video clip with an accompanying lesson plan demonstrating the basic application of RPM.