Robust interactions, relationships and independence often struggle to develop in today’s world as these capacities compete with technology, the fast pace of day to day life and increasing accommodations. For individuals with autism and other developmental and mental health needs, developing meaningful and stable relationships and successful independent functioning requires very specialized support. Because we understand this, the mission of Profectum Foundation is to provide families and professionals with critical resources needed to maximize the development of diverse individuals.
By supporting Profectum, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, you contribute to our mission to provide training to thousands of people all over the world, including remote areas where resources are scarce or even non-existent.
Provides webcast scholarships to parents and professionals who may not be able to afford access on their own
Supports our ongoing contributions to our Parent Educational Program to keep it current and on the cutting edge of research
Provides intensive training to one paraprofessional for a full year
Provides a full scholarship to a professional for a full year intensive certification course
Provides parent scholarships to conferences, training programs and webcast resources to more than 30 families per year
The technology sponsorship allows Profectum to record critical conference presentations to make available to anyone around the world. You or your company’s name and/or logo will appear on every conference webcast as the official technology sponsor from an entire conference webcast series of your choice. These webcasts will be viewed for many years to come by parents and professionals all over the world. Other benefits apply, please ask us for details.
An education sponsorship makes you or your organization the official course sponsor of one of our certification courses for a full year. This reduces the cost of the course by 50% allowing participants who may otherwise not be able to afford the training participate in this unique learning opportunity that will ultimately help many others. As an official course sponsor, you will receive other benefits such as advertising and much more. Please ask us for details.
This research and clinical sponsorship supports the ongoing research and clinical development of our DIR-FCD model and training programs and all the behind the scenes work that makes our services possible. You or your company’s name and/or logo will appear on our website home page as one of our official clinical and research sponsors. Other benefits apply, please ask us for details.
Makes you or your organization the official sponsor of one of our annual international conferences. This allows us to offer scholarships to parents and professionals from around the world who might not otherwise be able to attend and learn. You or your company’s name and/or logo will appear on our conference website as our Conference Sponsor, you will receive top recognition throughout the conference and much more. Please ask us for details.
Profectum Foundation provides families and professionals with critical resources needed to maximize the development of diverse individuals. Robust interactions, relationships and independence often struggle to develop in today’s world as these capacities compete with technology, the fast pace of day to day life and increasing accommodations. For individuals with autism and other developmental and mental health needs, developing meaningful and stable relationships and successful independent functioning requires very specialized support.
Profectum stays on the cutting edge of the latest research and often pioneers the most progressive approaches to intervention in the field of special needs. You might consider becoming a technology sponsor, which allows us to record our work and presentations to ensure they are available online for those unable to travel and attend our events. These recorded webcasts are the cornerstone of our training programs and a wide array of resources for families. Most recently, Profectum was awarded a grant to create a FREE parent training series, the Profectum Parent Toolbox. To date this resource has been accessed by over 1800 people from 15 countries!
Those who will benefit from your support are professionals of all disciplines and parents concerned with the development of individuals with challenges in relating, communicating, learning, making transitions and developing competencies for independent living and children and adults with autism and other developmental and mental health needs.
- Extended Family Members
- Clinical Psychologists
- Social Workers
- Marriage and Family Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
- Occupational Therapy Assistants
- Physical Therapists
- Developmental Optometrists
- Speech-Language Pathologists
- Special Educators
- Inclusion Specialists
- School Administrators
- Early Interventionists
- Music and Art Therapists
- Behavioral Specialists
- … and more
- The Netherlands
- Trinidad and Tobago
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States
- … and more
The Profectum Foundation Faculty has expanded developmental language models, visual spatial interventions, educational curriculum and transition to adulthood approaches. We welcome parents, clinicians, educators, early intervention specialists and others interested in broadening their understanding of how to use the DIR model with other integrated treatment approaches, to address real life challenges and how parents and professionals use real world solutions to realize each child’s potential. Your contribution, no matter the amount, will allow Profectum to continue to reach even more families and professionals in need today!
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Although all providers in this directory have completed one or more of Profectum’s certificate training courses on the DIR-FCD model, the providers listed in this directory are independent contractors. Providers are not agents nor are they employees and nor are they under the control of Profectum Foundation. Providers are solely responsible for the quality of the services you receive.