Written by our Executive Administrative Director, Dave Nelson, this article focuses on the fundamental social-emotional growth that comes from making mistakes and working through discomfort head-on.Read More
Category: From The Executive Director, How We Work, Staff, Students, Top Stories, Uncategorized Tags: Adolescent, Adult Health, Advice, Autism, Autism Awareness, Creative Process, Creative Teamwork, Creativity, Discomfort, Education, emotional discomfort, Emotional Growth, Emotional Range, Emotional Regulation, Empathy, encouragement, Executive Director, Experiential Education, Experiential Learning, finding purpose, humbling, Innovation, International Therapy, Maturity, Mistakes, People of Difference, perseverance, Perspective Taking, Psychology, risk taking, Self Expression, Social Interactions, Social Perspectives, Social Problem-Solving, Social-Emotional, Social-Emotional Growth, SpeakersOnAutism, Therapy, Trust, Wisdom
This article explores “The Finding Thing,” a program wide game created by our very own Jimmy Holt!Read More
Category: How We Work, Staff, Students, Top Stories, Uncategorized Tags: Activities, Express Yourself, Games, Mindful Activity, Peer to Peer, Peer to Staff, Play for a Purpose, Poetry, Reciprocity, Reflections, Relationship Building, Research, Riddles, Self Expression, Selfies, Social Interactions, Staff Development, Staff to Staff, The Finding Thing
This article shares a personal reflection from one of our staff members, Tim Harland, about autism and the arts.Read More
Category: Top Stories, Uncategorized Tags: Art, Art Gallery, Art Show, Art Show Reception, Art Therapist, Art Therapy, Atlanta Art, Autism, Autism and Art, Community, Community Event, Decatur Art, Decatur Arts Alliance, Experiential Education, Experiential Learning, Express Yourself, Opening Night, Opening Reception, Reflections, Relationship Building, Self Expression, Social-Emotional Growth, TCS-Decatur Alliance
The 2019 Southern Soiree is on Saturday, February 9. Mark your calendars now!