Training Curriculum

The Autism Treatment Center of America® is conducting an ongoing staff training course for those seeking a professional career using The Son-Rise Program® at the Autism Treatment Center of America in Sheffield, Ma. This training course is designed to help achieve a mastery of The Son-Rise Program techniques combined with a firm grounding in the attitude of love and acceptance which is fundamental to this unique approach. We are currently accepting applications until we have reached our desired amount of excellent candidates.

Download the Employment-Admission Application and the Professional Training Packet.

The Son-Rise Program Professional Training Program is a full-time commitment. Students will work full time while receiving on-the-job training. The training program includes classes, practical experience, study time and regular exams.

A comprehensive array of teaching modalities is employed throughout the training program.

The Son-Rise Program Child Facilitator Training Program emphasizes the personal and professional growth of each student. Our training curriculum helps students achieve mastery of Son-Rise Program techniques in the playroom through intensive self-exploration, helping each student achieve impervious professional confidence as a Son-Rise Program Child Facilitator.

Email admissions@option.org to request further information on our training program.

Standards and Studentship

We are committed to delivering our client services and training programs according to the high standards of quality and attitude as set forth by The Autism Treatment Center of America. We expect each student to adopt these same standards of excellence with regard to their studentship and participation in training.