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Resources Offered on Our Website
Please visit the Autism Resources area of our website. There you will find resources including an array of information about autism, evidence-based intervention practices, navigating the special education process, and links to tools and suggestions you can start using today.
This area also includes our downloadable Local Autism Resource Guide. You can use the guide to find out about supports and opportunities in this area, including medical providers, specialists, social programming, community events, and family support resources.
You will find information about services for individuals of all ages and across all life areas. Please drop in and check it out!
In partnership with the Burkhart Center, Texas Tech School of Theatre and Dance will be offering free classes for children and teens on the autism spectrum during the fall semester.
South Plains Autism Network
The South Plains Autism Network (SPAN) meets on the fourth Tuesday night of each month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Exercise and Sports Sciences Building on the TTU campus. Childcare is provided. For more information, please contact Sherry Sancibrian at firstname.lastname@example.org or 806-743-9049.
Educational Psychology Department's Developmental Screening Day
The School Psychology Specialization at Texas Tech University is offering a free Developmental Screening Day for children ages 0-12 at the Burkhart Center. The next screening day will be December 15th.
Parents Night Out
- February 9
- March 2
- April 6
- May 4
- June 8
Fall Social Skills Classes at the Burkhart Center
- Middle School - Mondays 4:30-5:30 p.m.
- High School - Wednesdays 4:30-5:30 p.m.
For more information, contact our Clinical Services team at email@example.com or (806) 742-6596.
Burkhart Center News
Thanks to work by the TECHniques Center, Transition Academy, CASE Program and all of our community partners, including our faculty and staff at TTU and SPC, Texas Tech has been named one of the 25 Best Colleges for Students with Autism.
CASE - Connections for Academic Success and Employment
CASE assists students with developmental disabilities to navigate college in order to reach their academic goals and to find competitive employment after graduation.
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