- The Stress of College Overnights and Auditions
experienced along the way. The process of transitioning from high school to college is really difficult, ... really threw me off and there was definitely NO transition! Even though I felt I did a good job, I also ... gianna hitsos) (adult services, adults, Adults with autism, application, College, gianna histos, ...
Wordpress blog post - Felipe Maya - 2013-12-16 12:56 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Videoblog: Adults with Autism
is helping identify the services that will enable young adults with ASD to Paul Shattuck thanks the Autism Speaks community for supporting research on adults with autism. Paul Shattuck, PhD, ... Speaks community, Paul Shattuck describes the need for more research into adults with autism. Adults ...
Wordpress blog post - Anonymous - 2012-10-23 04:40 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- The Day I Met Temple Grandin
arts, vocational training, and job development for young adults with autism. In 2012, Exceptional Minds ... and others like him transition from high school into adulthood. “I wanted my son to have the same ... into meaningful careers. During lunch with the three young adults with autism she was at times brutally honest ...
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- A Force and a Family
but would afford him the skill sets that he will need to adequately advocate for himself as a young adult ... it is imperative that my son receive the transitional tools that will enhance his quality of life. My question ... care of family. (Adults with autism, Autism Speaks to Washington, Awareness, DC Summit, ...
Wordpress blog post - Andrew Leonard - 2013-11-20 13:30 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Notes From The Hill
to address the range of issues that come with transitioning to adulthood – the AGE-IN Act-- from employment ... research - to a plan to address the 500,000 young adults who will age out of school-based services over ... that identified the needs of over 10,000 people who want housing options for themselves or their adult children, ...
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- An Emphasis on Strengths: Finding Fulfilling Employment
of Adult Services Sarah Andrews shares tips on employment through the story of her two boys on the spectrum. This is a post by Sarah Andrews, Autism Speaks Coordinator of Adult Services, as well ... with autism reach transition age, it is crucial that they have employment skills written into their IEP ...
Wordpress blog post - Kerry Magro - 2013-10-11 08:40 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Parents Seek Help for Son with Autism and Recurring Behavioral Crises
with a visual signal. 3. Create a safe zone . You’ll need one or two calm adults to stay ... Looking beyond the crisis Remember that children are a “work in progress” as they transition through ...
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- Sobering Picture of Young Adults with Autism
links: Transition Tool Kit A dvancing Futures for Adults with Autism (AFAA) Autism ... The transition out of the educational system and the process of navigating the new world of adult services can ... Author: Autism Speaks The transition out of the educational system ...
Wordpress blog post - alison.dyer - 2012-05-14 11:57 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Autism Speaks Launches Postsecondary Educational Opportunities Guide!
Educational Opportunities Guide, transition, Young Adults) () In conjunction with the Brian & ... Guide,transition,Young Adults ...
Wordpress blog post - Ali Watters - 2013-08-22 07:46 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
visit here . Please check out out Adult Services Page for more resources on this transition ... a mother of two adult sons, one of whom has autism and epilepsy. Liane is a journalist whose articles ... is a website dedicated to providing information and analysis of adult autism issues. You can read the original ...
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