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Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness

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The 2014 Burkhart Walk for Autism Awareness was April 27, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 pm at Jones AT&T Stadium. Learn more

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday afternoons 5-6 p.m. - Adolescent Friendship Building

    For teens 12-17 years old

  • November 7, 6-9pm - Parents’ Night Out
  • September 30 - Parent Training Classes begin
  • September 30 through November 25, Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30-5:00 p.m. - Free Theatre Program for College Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • October 7 through November 18, Tuesdays and Saturdays - Free Theatre Program for High School Students
  • Saturday Workshops:
    10:00 a.m.

    October 25 - Claudia Reigosa, BCaBA: Systematic desensitization/treating fears and phobias in individuals with special needs

    November 22 - Barbara Wimberly, BCBA: Assessing and teaching safety in individuals with special needs

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