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Indiana Public Media: Meet The Students With Autism Facing College Head-On

Indiana Public Broadcasting looks at how students with Autism at Indiana University are adjusting to life on college, and how a program like CIP helps students get on the path to independence. 

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Teaching Social Skills Through Recreational Activities

Social skills are difficult for most of our students with Asperger’s and learning differences. Many students may be uncomfortable making eye contact or may not understand subtle social cues or...

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CIP Bloomington Students Weigh in on Dating with Autism and LD

The journey through the post-secondary world for young adults can be full of excitement, anxiety, and seemingly endless options. These emotions and decisions are not limited to our experiences in...

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Dating & Relationships: A CIP Student's Perspective & Advice

In our latest blog post, CIP Berkeley student, Emma, writes about her experience in the dating world, as well as what she thinks people need to understand when they venture into the world of...

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Is Your Teen or Young Adult with Autism Ready to Date?

When a teen or young adult enters into the dating world, they and their parents are faced with some new challenges. While this can be concerning for any parent, those with teens and young adults...

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CIP Long Beach Moves to New Space & Celebrates Five Year Anniversary

CIP Long Beach has officially moved!

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Winter Break 2017: Barcelona, Spain Wrap-Up

Did you know that CIP students can be a part of an amazing winter break trip opportunity each year?

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Staying on Track in the New Year: Resources for Students with Autism and LD

There is often a sense of excitement when something new begins with the coming of the new year; whether that be a job, a relationship, or an academic semester. It is important to take advantage of...

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