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(I am copying this from an email.  I did not write any of it.)   Are you a parent of a child on the autism spectrum? Does your child receive Speech-Language Therapy and Behavioral/ABA Therapy? You will receive a book or a toy worth $40 for participation in the survey and interview. Research Study: Parents’ […]

(I’m pasting from the email I received. I wrote none of this myself.) Free Webinar! Transition Age Youth:  High Expectations for Employment Wednesday, March 10, 2021 10:00-11:30 AM MST   The Colorado Office of Employment First (COEF) team will present on the importance of having high expectations of employment for young adults with disabilities. The […]

Best known for his work with ADHD, Dr. LaCount has moved to Fort Collins and opened a private practice.  He is very involved with research and treatment, closely tying interventions to best practices and science.  He can help you with your ADHD needs: evaluation, treatment, consultation, and program creation. Dr. LaCount was recently mentioned in […]

Take part in OAR’s inaugural Youth Art Contest for a chance to win an Amazon gift card! OAR’s art contest is officially open and accepting submissions now until February 28th. Building on OAR’s recently introduced Friendship Tip Sheets, the theme for this year’s inaugural contest is “Friendship”. We look forward to seeing what friends and friendship look like through […]

Autistic Adult Support Groups ASC’s Adult Support Groups are a place for autistic adults to connect with others, discuss successes and challenges, share solutions and experiences, and give and receive support. Our Tuesday group leans toward ages 40+ and the Wednesday group leans toward ages in the 20s and 30s, though neither has a firm […]

3 online panels from 6:00 – 8:15 pm Wednesday, March 17th , 24th & 31st, 2021 Free to attend; held via Zoom Step Up! Into Life After High School! This is a seminar series on planning for postsecondary transitions. We invite young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) ages 15 +, their parents, family […]

Navigating Sexuality in Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Thursday, March 18, 2021 10:00-11:30 AM MST Many individuals with ASD and their families have questions regarding gender identity, sexuality, and intimacy. While gender and sexuality are common topics to explore in adolescence, there are a number of misconceptions regarding how to best support teens with […]