AsperCoach Intensive Training

LifeMAP professional program offered annually

This training program is designed for professionals practicing outside of MA and NH who seek instruction in coaching individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (Asperger’s, Social Communication Disorder, or other similar profiles). The curriculum is modeled on AANE's very successful LifeMAP coaching program, which has served more than 1300 individuals since 2008.

When: June 24-27, 2019
Where: AANE, 51 Water Street, Watertown, MA 02472

The demand for personalized coaching is growing, but qualified coaches are in short supply.

Curriculum Highlights

You will learn:

  • How to evaluate an individual's unique strengths and challenges within their environment.
  • How to develop appropriate coaching goals.
  • To employ innovative coaching techniques that are responsive to each individual's needs.
  • Participants will deepen their knowledge of Asperger profiles and improve their skills in the area of coaching adults.

Program Structure

This in-person, high-quality training will be delivered in modules composed of lectures, workshops, case studies, and hands-on activities. Instructors are experienced AANE LifeMAP staff. Adults with Asperger profiles will also share their first-person accounts with participants.

Due to the individualized nature of this training model, a maximum of ten participants will be enrolled per session; the application and enrollment process is competitive. The training will last four days.

Certification: Certificates of completion will be granted upon successful completion of all training modules.
Cost: $2,550 (includes a nonrefundable $50 application fee). Travel, accommodation, and meals are not included.
How to Apply: Submit your application and fee by clicking on the links below. You must submit your resume (send to and fee as part of the application process. Applications will not be considered complete until your resume and fee are received.