Training Opportunities

Customized Training and Continuing Education

As an IACET Approved Provider, The Center for Discovery provides expert level, specialized instruction and training on a variety of best practices for complex conditions, including Autism Spectrum Disorder. We offer in-person trainings at our resource hub, the Janet & Gerald Carrus Institute located in Harris, New York, along with online trainings through My Learning Plan.  Additionally, we travel to provide a range of customized trainings. More specifically, we offer:

  • Comprehensive in-person and online professional development opportunities for staff
    • 80-hour orientation program
    • 40-hour specialized certificate programs
    • Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • Education and in-classroom support for regional teachers and their school personnel
  • Training and education programs for the community

Our trainings address all aspects of The Center’s HealthE6 lifestyle medicine approach, including the Environment, Eating and Nutrition, Energy Regulation, Emotional Regulation, Evidence-Based Practices, and Education.

 Sample topics currently available online include:

  • General Wellness in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Medical Issues in Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • The Connection Between Health Problems and Behaviors
  • Collecting Data for Complex Conditions
  • Music and the Environment
  • EnerGym – Promoting Brain and Body Health

To request a customized training or to learn more about our existing training opportunities, please email

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We have over 1,600 employees, many of whom started their careers with us and are now expert farmers, whole-food chefs, teachers, clinicians, doctors, and celebrated leaders. Our growing reputation for excellence has attracted talented staff from all over the world. The possibilities here are limitless - join our team today.