CIP Blog

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Autism Asperger's Digest Names CIP as "One of the Best Transition Programs"

When Kyle Palmer arrived as a new student at CIP’s Berkshire Center in Massachusetts, he was experiencing a high level of anxiety, was unable to multitask, and had difficulty living independently....

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Helping Students and Their Families After an Unsuccessful College Experience

For a student, finding out that he or she is failing his or her college courses can be a scary thing. The families of these young men and women often feel there is little to no option after their...

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The Mercury News: Autism Spectrum Support Program Moves to Downtown Berkeley

 

The College Internship Program for young adults on the autism spectrum, with ADHD, and other learning differences, has expanded its program and moved to downtown Berkeley, at 2150 Shattuck Ave....

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Sun Sentinel: Oakland Park Yoga Class Transcends Differences

 

Yoga offers benefits that go beyond health and fitness. A new class in Oakland Park aims to bring a social element to those with learning differences.

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Employee Recognition: Eddy Vazquez

Congratulations to CIP Brevard staff member, Eddy Vasquez, for receiving this month's Outstanding Employee award! 

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The Grunion: Long Beach Community Center Supports Autistic Students

Nineteen-year-old Molly Zink smiles as she talks about her life. Although she is on the autism spectrum, she lives in her own apartment and rides the bus to her job at Disneyland.

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CIP Long Beach Dives Into Fall Term

Photo above: Student Kip with Rosie O'Donnell posing for a quick "photo shoot" at Ed Asner & Friends Poker Night.

CIP’s Long Beach Center is making a splash this Fall with a record number of...

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Healthy Routines for Students with Autism and Learning Differences

There is often a sense of excitement when we start something new, whether that be a job, relationship, or academic semester. It is important to take advantage of this excitement to harness new...

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Practicing Independent Living Skills at CIP Berkeley

This blog post was written by CIP Berkeley student, Jacob. He explains how CIP empowers students to practice independence during the Student Forum. 

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Wrapping Up Another Successful Summer Season

Summer 2017 wraps up another successful session and we had an amazing time! 

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