Training for Professionals Who Work with Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

All Have Dreams trainings are based on the philosophy of Structured Teaching developed at the TEACCH Autism Program. Over the past several years, we have trained over 7,000 educators, parents and professionals in best practice autism intervention methodology.

Upcoming Training Dates for Professionals and Families       Joe     AJ and Maddux







Structured Teaching Classroom Set-Up (CSU)

Dates:  July 16-20, 2018 

July 30 – August 3, 2018 – CANCELLED

This training offers:
  • Direct, supervised experience in a demonstration classroom setting
  • Interactive experience with students with autism of varying ages from elementary through transition with varying functioning levels
  • Presentations and demonstrations of Structured Teaching philosophies and methodologies
  • Work as a team to set-up a classroom, including arranging physical structure of classroom and working with students primary through high school
          July 16-20, 2018                                     
          Location: Keshet Day School                                              
          3210 Dundee Road                                                               
          Northbrook, IL  60062                                                         
         Time: 8:30am – 4:00 pm                                                      
Cost:  $1125 per person 
Lunch is included each day
Registration required. To register for the CSU Workshop, please download the registration form: CSU Reg Summer 2018
For more information about the training, please download the flyer: CSU FLYER Summer 2018

Structured Teaching Academy 2018/19

  • A year–long schedule of 9 days of autism specific trainings and support in cohort programs of maximum 25 classroom teachers.
  • Teachers will be mentored and trained to provide district/schools in the following: Autism 411, ParaPro, Related Services Module and more.
The 2018/19 Structured Teaching Academy starts with the Basic Elements  of Strucutured Teaching (BEST) September 19 & 20, 2018 which is also open to the Have Dreams general mailing list.

Registration required. To register, download the registration form: ST Academy Reg 2018-19

For more information, please download the flyer: ST Academy Flyer 2018-19

Questions? Contact Lydia Wissing at or 847-685-0250, ext. 111.

Basic Elements of Structured Teaching (BEST)

  • Overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Basics of Structured Teaching
  • Practical Application and Interventions
  • Interactive lectures and instructions

Dates: September 19 & 20, 2018

Location: Have Dreams Evanston, 2020 Dempster Street

Time: 8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M. (Lunch is included both days)

Registration required. To register, download the registration form: HD BEST Reg Sept 2018

For more information, please download the flyer: HD BEST Flyer SEPT 2018

Questions? Contact Lydia Wissing at or 847-685-0250, ext. 111.



Request A Training

To schedule a training or register for a workshop please contact or send the appropriate forms to Lydia Wissing at If a scheduled training is full, please call Lydia at (847) 685-0250 ext.111 to have your name put on a waiting list.