This article explains how caring for even the smallest life forms can be a fertile ground for intellectual and social emotional growth.Read More
Category: How We Work, Students, Top Stories, Uncategorized Tags: Appreciation, Caregivers, Class Pets, Class Projects, Classroom, Companionship, Compassion, Counseling, emotional discomfort, Emotional Durability, Emotional Growth, Emotional Range, Empathy, Experiential Education, Experiential Learning, Extraordinary Experience, friendship, Learning Disorders, Natural, Nature, Pets, Play Therapy, Problem-Solving, responsibility, Social Problem-Solving, Social-Emotional, Stink Bugs, Stinktopia, Therapy, Unlikely Friends
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
Let our very own Jimmy Holt be your guide as you enter into the world of D&D, social problem-solving and relationship building.Read More
Category: How We Work, Students, Top Stories, Uncategorized, Young Adults Tags: Adventure, Affinities, Autism, Campaign, Combined Interests, Companionship, Critical, D&D, Dungeon Master, Dungeons and Dragons, Education, Experiential Education, Experiential Learning, friendship, Fumble, Games, Group Games, Group Planning, Natural, Our Experience, Peer Interactions, Peer to Peer, Play Therapy, Problem-Solving, Relationship Building, Shared Experiences, Shared Interest, Social Groups, Social Interactions, Social Problem-Solving, Social-Emotional, Social-Emotional Growth, Socializing
Now offering extended day activities on Friday and Saturday afternoons. *Registration for 1st Session due Jan. 18thRead More
The 2019 Southern Soiree is on Saturday, February 9. Mark your calendars now!