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Thinking Positive Panel 2017: Berkeley, CA

Empowering presentations for young adults with Autism and LD, their parents, and the professionals who support them.

Thinking Positive About the Future panels offer insight into the key stages of...

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Autism Parenting Magazine - An Excerpt from Mploy: A Job Readiness Workbook

Goodness of Fit: Selecting the Right Job for Yourself

by Michael McManmon, EdD, Michele Ramsay, EdD, Jennifer Kolarik, BS Psychology

Excerpted from Mploy: A Job Readiness WorkbookScheduled for...

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Teaching Hygiene Using Executive Functions

Executive Function is defined as a set of processes that address with managing oneself and one’s resources in order to achieve a particular goal. It falls under neurologically-based skills, which...

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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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