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ClickOrlando: Autism Therapy Uses Horses to Reinforce Communication Skills

Some CIP Brevard students participate in an equine therapy program at Eye of a Horse in Osceola County, a 4,700 acre ranch where Psychologist Sandra Wise works with graduate level interns to...

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CIP Student Profiles: Wesley's Story -- Finding Success One Step at a Time

Wesley, a CIP Berkshire graduate and his family speak about their experience with the College Internship Program at the Berkshire Center in Lee, Massachusetts. 

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CIP Alumni Profile: Meaghan

Meaghan attended CIP Berkshire Center in Lee, Massachusetts from 2005-2007. Five years later she is working fulltime at a decal production company in Oklahoma where she is married and just...

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San Francisco Chronicle: Experts Brace for Wave of Autism Adults

Originally Published in the San Francisco ChronicleOctober 5, 2012By Erin Allday

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CIP Student Profiles: Margie Returns to University of Arizona

Margie began at CIP Amherst in the Fall of 2012. 

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CIP Student Profile: Brett F.

Brett arrived at CIP Amherst in September 2011 with a history. He had attended several different boarding schools, including three different high schools before finally graduating from Summit...

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CIP Student Profile: Brevard Student Interns at Baer Air, Obtains Pilots License

I will be leaving CIP at the end of this semester. I have been at CIP for two years and I am not the same person I was when I first arrived. I am looking forward to taking the next step in my...

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SF Gate: Going to College and Finding a Job with Aspergers and Learning Differences

By Laura Shumaker, writer and autism advocate

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Boston Globe: Lessons on Living with Autism

Originally Published on the Boston GlobeSeptember 12, 2010By Joanna Weiss

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CIP Student Profiles: Jacob D. Enrolls at RIT, Finds Employment as Systems Administrator

Jacob D. is now going into his second year at CIP. When not busy taking classes at Berkshire Community College (BCC), he enjoys playing Magic (a collectible card game), hanging out with his...

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